Red-tailed chipmunk

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Red-tailed chipmunk
Red-tailed Chipmunk (Tamias ruficaudus).jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Neotamias
Species: N. ruficaudus
Binomial name
Neotamias ruficaudus
(A. H. Howell, 1920)

Tamias ruficaudus

The red-tailed chipmunk (Neotamias ruficaudus) is a species of rodent in the Sciuridae family. It is found in Alberta and British Columbia in Canada and Montana, Idaho and Washington in the United States.[1]


  1. ^ a b Linzey, A. V. & Hammerson, G. (2008). Tamias ruficaudus. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 8 January 2009.