Deppe's squirrel

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Deppe's squirrel
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Sciurus
Subgenus: Sciurus
Species: S. deppei
Binomial name
Sciurus deppei
Peters, 1863
  • S. d. deppei
  • S. d. matagalpae
  • S. d. miravallensis
  • S. d. negigens
  • S. d. vivax
Sciurus deppei range map.svg
Deppe's squirrel range

Deppe's squirrel (Sciurus deppei) is a species of tree squirrel in the genus Sciurus endemic to Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, and Nicaragua.


  1. ^ Koprowski, J., Roth, L., Woodman, N., Matson, J., Emmons, L. & Reid, F. (2008). Sciurus deppei. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 6 January 2009.
  2. ^ Thorington, R.W., Jr.; Hoffmann, R.S. (2005). "Sciurus (Sciurus) deppei". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. Mammal Species of the World: a taxonomic and geographic reference (3rd ed.). The Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 754–818. ISBN 0-8018-8221-4. OCLC 26158608.