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Sciurus arizonensis Coues 1867 (squirrel)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Sciuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 51479

Belongs to Sciurus according to B. Kurten and E. Anderson 1980

Sister taxa: Sciurus (Prosciurus), Sciurus aberti, Sciurus alleni, Sciurus carolinensis, Sciurus flavus, Sciurus giganteus, Sciurus griseus, Sciurus niger, Sciurus olsoni, Sciurus prevostii, Sciurus siderolithicus, Sciurus spectabilis, Sciurus venturus, Sciurus vittatus, Sciurus vortmani, Sciurus vulgaris

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): M1 2.71 x 3.17, M2 2.72 x 3.20, M3 3.13 x 3.06, m3 3.23 x 3.00