Lowland long-nosed squirrel

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Lowland long-nosed squirrel
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Hyosciurus
H. ileile
Binomial name
Hyosciurus ileile
Tate & Archbold, 1936

The lowland long-nosed squirrel (Hyosciurus ileile) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is endemic to Sulawesi, Indonesia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland.


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