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Grey Squirrel (with hint of red)

Observed: 6th February 2013 By: Eskling2Eskling2’s reputation in MammalsEskling2’s reputation in Mammals

Quite a red face and upper back
but no mistaking the grey fur and lack of tufts.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Eastern Grey Squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis) interacts


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I think it's the youngsters that have redder heads.

Gill Sinclair
OU Certificate in Contemporary Science
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Young grey squirrel

Gill's right young grey squirrels often have a gingery red colouration. Confusingly, young red squirrels can have a lot of grey in their fur.

Graham Banwell

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