Mammal Species of the World Logo


HOME --> CLASS MAMMALIA  --> ORDER RODENTIA  --> SUBORDER SCIUROMORPHA  --> FAMILY Sciuridae  --> SUBFAMILY Sciurinae  --> TRIBE Sciurini  --> GENUS Sciurus  --> SUBGENUS Guerlinguetus

SPECIES Sciurus (Guerlinguetus) pucheranii

Author:Fitzinger, 1867.
Citation:Sitzb. Math. Naturw. Cl., 55(Abth., 1): 487.
Common Name:Andean Squirrel
Type Locality:Colombia, near Bogota.
Distribution:Colombian Andes.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Guerlinguetus; see Cabrera (1961:372) and Eisenberg (1989). Moore (1959) placed pucheranii in the genus Microsciurus. Subspecies according to Cabrera (1961).
EXPORT AS CSV Back to search results


SUBSPECIES pucheranii

SUBSPECIES caucensis

SUBSPECIES medellinensis


  Bucknell Home Page   Biology Department Home Page


©Bucknell Univesity All Rights Reserved
Comments and questions to