red squirrel

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red squirrel

1. a reddish-brown squirrel, Sciurus vulgaris, inhabiting woodlands of Europe and parts of Asia
2. American red squirrel either of two reddish-brown squirrels, Tamiasciurus hudsonicus or T. douglasii, inhabiting forests of North America
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En Argentina inicialmente fue citada como Sciurus vulgaris (Recarey, 1990) pero luego Aprile y Chicco (1999) la identificaron correctamente como C.
Poland), the authors found that the probability of detection of prey species such as hares (Lepus europaeus) and squirrels (Sciurus vulgaris) fell significantly near carcasses sites.
In this paper, we describe the changes in numbers over a 9-yr period (1984-1993) and annual and seasonal variations in reproductive rate in two populations of Eurasian red squirrels (Sciurus vulgaris L.), one from a coniferous woodland, the other from a deciduous woodland.
Replacement of the European red squirrel, Sciurus vulgaris by the EGS in mixed hardwood forests has occurred across most of Britain.
The Eurasian red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris,) is the only species of tree squirrels endemic throughout most of Europe.
The phylogenetic trees were rooted with red squirrel, Sciurus vulgaris (AJ238588) as an out-group (Reyes et al.
WHAT sort of creature is Sciurus vulgaris? WHERE in Africa is the city of Oran?
The red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) has become a priority species for the UK Biodivers- ity Action Plan because of its widespread and continuing decline.
Distribution and status of the Red Squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) and Grey Squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis) in Ireland.
B, BM B B sampled BM Callosciurinae Callosciurus 0/7 0 4 2 1 0 0 erythraeus Callosciurus 5/57 5 0 26 11 14 1 prevostii Tamiops mcclellandii 0/2 0 0 2 0 0 0 Tamiops swinhoei 0/ 4 0 0 0 0 4 0 Ratufinae Ratufa macroura 0/ 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 Sciurinae Sciurus aureogaster 0/5 0 0 0 0 5 0 Sciurus carolinensis 0/12 0 0 0 0 0 12 Sciurus granatensis 0/22 0 0 4 0 18 0 Sciurus niger 0/2 0 0 1 0 1 0 Sciurus variegatoides 7f/212 46 0 63 0 103 0 Sciurus vulgaris 0/1 27 0 2 1 0 62 62 Xerinae Sciurotamias 0/9 0 1 2 0 6 0 davidianus Tamias sibiricus 0/1 0 0 0 0 1 0 Tamias striatus 0/6 0 1 0 0 5 0 Total 12f/468 51 9 101 12 220 75 * Swab samples were taken from the oral cavity of each investigated animal.