Asian red-cheeked squirrel

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Asian Red-cheeked Squirrel
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Dremomys
D. rufigenis
Binomial name
Dremomys rufigenis
(Blanford, 1878)

The Asian red-cheeked Squirrel (Dremomys rufigenis) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is found in Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam.[2]


  1. ^ Duckworth, J. W.; Lunde, D. & Molur, S. (2008). "Dremomys rufigenis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2008. Retrieved 6 January 2009.
  2. ^ Don E. Wilson, DeeAnn M. Reeder, Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, Vol. 12 (2005), p. 780
  • Thorington, R. W. Jr. and R. S. Hoffman. 2005. Family Sciuridae. pp. 754–818 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.