Sanborn's squirrel

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Sanborn's Squirrel
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Sciurus
Subgenus: Guerlinguetus
Species: S. sanborni
Binomial name
Sciurus sanborni
Osgood, 1944[2]

Sanborn's squirrel (Sciurus sanborni) is a tree squirrel in the genus Sciurus endemic to Peru. Its natural habitat is tropical and subtropical dry broadleaf forests.[1]


  1. ^ a b Amori, G.; Koprowski, J. & Roth, L. (2008). "Sciurus sanborni". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2008: e.T20021A9134942. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T20021A9134942.en. Retrieved 12 January 2018. 
  2. ^ Thorington, R.W., Jr.; Hoffmann, R.S. (2005). "Sciurus (Guerlinguetus) sanborni". 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.