Green bush squirrel

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Green bush squirrel
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Paraxerus
Species:
P. poensis
Binomial name
Paraxerus poensis
(A. Smith, 1830)

The green bush squirrel (Paraxerus poensis) is a species of rodents in the Sciuridae family.

Geographical distribution[edit]

It can be found in Benin, Cameroon, the Republic of the Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone.

Habitat[edit]

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and plantations .

References[edit]

  1. ^ Grubb, P. & Ekué, M. R. M. (2008). "Paraxerus poensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 6 January 2009.