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SPECIES Sciurus (Sciurus) oculatus

Author:Peters, 1863.
Citation:Monatsb. K. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin, 1863: 653.
Common Name:Peters's Squirrel
Type Locality:"Eastern Mexico." Restricted by Nelson (1899b:88) to "near Las Vigas [Veracruz] Mexico."
Distribution:Mexico: San Luis Potosi, Hidalgo, Veracruz, Puebla, Mexico, Queretaro and Guanajuato.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Sciurus (Hall, 1981:430). Reviewed by Best (1995e, Mammalian Species No. 498).
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SUBSPECIES oculatus

SUBSPECIES shawi

SUBSPECIES tolucae

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