Kloss's squirrel

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Kloss's squirrel
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Callosciurus
Species: C. albescens
Binomial name
Callosciurus albescens
(Bonhote, 1901)

Callosciurus notatus albescens

Kloss's squirrel or Kloss squirrel (Callosciurus albescens) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is endemic to northern Sumatra, population data is insufficient to assess its endangerment status according to the IUCN. It is sometimes considered a subspecies of C. notatus.


  1. ^ Meijaard, E. & van Strien, N.J (2008). "Callosciurus albescens". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 4 August 2015. 
  • 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.