Merriam's chipmunk

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Merriam's chipmunk
Neotamias merriami.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Neotamias
Species: N. merriami
Binomial name
Neotamias merriami
(J. A. Allen, 1889)

Tamias merriami J. A. Allen, 1889

Merriam's chipmunk (Neotamias merriami) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is found in central and southern California.[2] in the United States and a small area in northern Baja California, Mexico.[1]


  1. ^ a b Linzey, A. V.; Timm, R.; Álvarez-Castañeda, S. T.; Castro-Arellano, I. & Lacher, T. (2008). "Tamias merriami". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 8 January 2009. 
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