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Sciurus aberti Woodhouse 1853 (squirrel)

Mammalia - Glires - Sciuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 51475

Belongs to Sciurus according to Woodhouse 1853

Sister taxa: Sciurus alleni, Sciurus arizonensis, Sciurus calycinus, Sciurus carolinensis, Sciurus giganteus, Sciurus griseus, Sciurus niger, Sciurus olsoni, Sciurus panolius, Sciurus prevostii, Sciurus venturus, Sciurus vittatus, Sciurus vortmani, Sciurus vulgaris

Ecology: arboreal granivore-frugivore

Average measurements (in mm): M1 2.56 x 2.99, M2 2.71 x 3.08, M3 3.02 x 3.09, m1 2.50 x 3.10, m3 3.15 x 2.81