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InfoNatura Species Index:  1 - 50 of 53 records in family Sciuridae of order Rodentia.
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  (Heritage ID)   Scientific Name Status National Occurrence in Latin American and the Caribbean
  Common Name Heritage IUCN CITES
Mammalia, Rodentia, Sciuridae
2.103116 Ammospermophilus harrisii
   Harris's Antelope Squirrel
G5      Countries: MX
2.641887 Ammospermophilus insularis
   Espiritu Santo Island Antelope Squirrel
G2      Countries: MX
2.102058 Ammospermophilus interpres
   Texas Antelope Squirrel
G4G5      Countries: MX
2.103162 Ammospermophilus leucurus
   White-tailed Antelope Squirrel
G5      Countries: MX
2.100941 Cynomys ludovicianus
   Black-tailed Prairie Dog
G3G4 NT    Countries: MX
2.641888 Cynomys mexicanus
   Mexican Prairie Dog
G2 EN 1  Countries: MX
2.102958 Glaucomys volans
   Southern Flying Squirrel
G5 LR    Countries: GT, HN, MX, SV
2.641889 Microsciurus alfari
   Central American Dwarf Squirrel
G3      Countries: CO, CR, NI, PA
2.641890 Microsciurus flaviventer
   Amazon Dwarf Squirrel
G5      Countries: BO, BR, CO, EC, PE
2.641891 Microsciurus mimulus
   Western Dwarf Squirrel
G2      Countries: CO, EC, PA
2.641892 Microsciurus santanderensis
   Santander Dwarf Squirrel
G3      Countries: CO
2.641918 Neotamias bulleri
   Buller's Chipmunk
G4      Countries: MX
2.103986 Neotamias dorsalis
   Cliff Chipmunk
G5      Countries: MX
2.641919 Neotamias durangae
   Durango Chipmunk
G4      Countries: MX
2.101063 Neotamias merriami
   Merriam's Chipmunk
G5      Countries: MX
2.101062 Neotamias obscurus
   California Chipmunk
G4      Countries: MX
2.641893 Sciurillus pusillus
   Neotropical Pygmy Squirrel
G4      Countries: BR, GF, SR
2.103540 Sciurus aberti
   Abert's Squirrel
G5      Countries: MX
2.641894 Sciurus aestuans
   Guianan Squirrel
G4      Countries: BR, CO, GF, GY, SR, VE
2.641895 Sciurus alleni
   Allen's Squirrel
G2G3      Countries: MX
2.100738 Sciurus arizonensis
   Arizona Gray Squirrel
G4 NT    Countries: MX
2.100344 Sciurus aureogaster
   Mexican Gray Squirrel
G5 LR    Countries: GT, MX
2.641896 Sciurus colliaei
   Collie's Squirrel
G2G3      Countries: MX
2.641897 Sciurus deppei
   Deppe's Squirrel
G4   3  Countries: CR, GT, HN, MX, NI, SV
2.641898 Sciurus flammifer
   Fiery Squirrel
G2      Countries: VE
2.641899 Sciurus gilvigularis
   Yellow-throated Squirrel
G4      Countries: BR, GY, VE
2.641900 Sciurus granatensis
   Red-tailed Squirrel
G5      Countries: CO, CR, EC, PA, TT, VE
2.104592 Sciurus griseus
   Western Gray Squirrel
G5 LR    Countries: MX
2.641901 Sciurus ignitus
   Bolivian Squirel
G4      Countries: AR, BO, BR, PE
2.641902 Sciurus igniventris
   Northern Amazon Red Squirrel
G4      Countries: BR, CO, EC, PE, VE
2.100238 Sciurus nayaritensis
   Mexican Fox Squirrel
G5 LR    Countries: MX
2.105485 Sciurus niger
   Eastern Fox Squirrel
G5 LR    Countries: MX
2.641903 Sciurus oculatus
   Peters's Squirrel
G2G3      Countries: MX
2.641904 Sciurus pucheranii
   Andean Squirrel
G4      Countries: CO
2.641905 Sciurus pyrrhinus
   Junin Red Squirrel
G2      Countries: PE
2.641906 Sciurus richmondi
   Richmond's Squirrel
G1 NT    Countries: NI
2.641907 Sciurus sanborni
   Sanborn's Squirrel
G1 NT    Countries: PE
2.641908 Sciurus spadiceus
   Southern Amazon Red Squirrel
G4      Countries: BO, BR, CO, EC, PE
2.641909 Sciurus stramineus
   Guayaquil Squirrel
G3      Countries: EC, PE
2.641910 Sciurus variegatoides
   Variegated Squirrel
G4      Countries: CR, GT, HN, MX, NI, PA, SV
2.641911 Sciurus yucatanensis
   Yucatan Squirrel
G4      Countries: BZ, GT, MX
2.641912 Spermophilus adocetus
   Tropical Ground Squirrel
GNR      Countries: MX
2.641913 Spermophilus annulatus
   Ring-tailed Ground Squirrel
G4      Countries: MX
2.641914 Spermophilus atricapillus
   Baja California Rock Squirrel
GNR      Countries: MX
2.103839 Spermophilus beecheyi
   California Ground Squirrel
G5 LR    Countries: MX
2.641915 Spermophilus madrensis
   Sierra Madre Ground Squirrel
G4 NT    Countries: MX
2.100396 Spermophilus mexicanus
   Mexican Ground Squirrel
G5 LR    Countries: MX
2.641916 Spermophilus perotensis
   Perote Ground Squirrel
G4 NT    Countries: MX
2.100684 Spermophilus spilosoma
   Spotted Ground Squirrel
G5      Countries: MX
2.103413 Spermophilus tereticaudus
   Round-tailed Ground Squirrel
G5 LR    Countries: MX
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