Squirrel of the Carolinas | Animalia Kingdom

Carolinas squirrel Name Sciurus carolinensis Ecosystem Deciduous, perennial alpine and subtropical forests Species Sciurus carolinensis The caroline squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis), also known as Carolinas gray squirrel, eastern gray squirrel Y eastern squirrel, is a species of sciuromorphic rodent of the Sciuridae family. Not to be confused with the following species: [...]

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Shrew-faced squirrel | Animalia Kingdom

Shrew-faced Squirrel Name Rhinosciurus laticaudatus The shrew-faced ground squirrel is a forest floor inhabitant of undisturbed primary and mature secondary forests: it is reserved in habit and rarely seen. It is medium in size, feeds mainly on insects from the forest floor and probably nests in hollow logs. It appears [...]

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Common Squirrel | Animalia Kingdom

Red squirrel The common squirrel or red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) is a species of rodent mammal of the Sciuridae family and the genus Sciurus. It is one of the most widespread squirrels in the forests of Europe. Although in the countries of Great Britain, Italy and Ireland, numbers have dropped [...]

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