Anderson's squirrel

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Anderson's squirrel
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Callosciurus
Species:
C. quinquestriatus
Binomial name
Callosciurus quinquestriatus
(Anderson, 1871)
Subspecies
  • C. q. quinqestriatus
  • C. q. imarius[2]

Anderson's squirrel (Callosciurus quinquestriatus) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is found in forests in China (Yunnan only) and Myanmar. It is threatened by habitat loss.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lunde, D.; Duckworth, J.W.; Lee, B. & Tizard, R.J. (2008). "Callosciurus quinquestriatus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2008: e.T3605A9977678. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T3605A9977678.en. Retrieved 19 December 2017.
  2. ^ Thorington, R.W. Jr.; Hoffmann, R.S. (2005). "Family Sciuridae". 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.