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SPECIES Tamias (Neotamias) siskiyou

Author:A. H. Howell, 1922.
Citation:J. Mammal., 3: 180.
Common Name:Siskiyou Chipmunk
Type Locality:"Near summit of White Mountain, Siskiyou Mountains, altitude 6,000 feet [1,829 m], [Siskiyou Co.,] California" [USA].
Distribution:Siskiyou Mtns and coast of N California to C Oregon (USA).
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Neotamias. Elevated from a subspecies of townsendii by Sutton and Nadler (1974); distinction supported by Kain (1985), Sutton (1987), and Gannon and Lawlor (1989).
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SUBSPECIES siskiyou

SUBSPECIES humboldti

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