Observations in the Genus: Sciurus

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Gray Squirrel (H.Bay)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: Constantia Nek
Observed: 24th November 2014
Added: 24th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Sciurus carolinensis (Eastern Gray Squirrel)

 Sciurus carolinensis (Eastern Gray Squirrel)
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Audubon Park, New Orleans
Observed: 21st May 2012
Added: 5th August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Squirrel

Squirrel
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Clement
Observed: 3rd August 2014
Added: 4th August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:2
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Sciurus carolinensis (Eastern Gray Squirrel)

 Sciurus carolinensis (Eastern Gray Squirrel)
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Central Park, New York
Observed: 3rd June 2012
Added: 24th July 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Grey Squirrel

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By: Ruedi Siegenthaler
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Parks Honorary RangersVolunteer Wildfire Services
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Location: 2, Picardie Ave
Observed: 26th December 2011
Added: 7th July 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Sciurus carolinensis

Sciurus carolinensis
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Memorial Park, Houston, Texas
Observed: 16th May 2012
Added: 29th June 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Squirrel

Squirrel
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Dreyersdal Road Bergviet
Observed: 24th October 2013
Added: 10th May 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Grey Squirrel

Grey Squirrel
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: A20 Tokai Park
Observed: 26th April 2014
Added: 1st May 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:2
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Squirrel shredding

Squirrel shredding
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Trail up from Price Drive
Observed: 30th March 2014
Added: 22nd April 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Silvertree cone shredded by squirrel presumably for the fruit?

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Cautious squirrel

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By: Ryan Daniels
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
Observed: 16th December 2013
Added: 19th December 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Albino tree squirrel

Albino tree squirrel
By: HeatherT
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Klaasens Rd, Wynberg
Observed: 1st November 2013
Added: 1st November 2013
Identifications:2
Agreements:6
Comments:2
Description:

Number of tree squirrels foraging in the grass below the pine trees, however the albino one stood out!

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Grey Squirrel ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaKeys GOLD
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Location: Plattekloof, Cape Town
Observed: 23rd September 2013
Added: 3rd October 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Stellenbosch squirrel

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By: magrietb
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersLepidopterists' Society of AfricaSpider Club of South Africa
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Location: Stellenbosch botanical garden
Observed: 17th June 2013
Added: 23rd June 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Grey sqirrel in Stellenbosch

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Location: Stellenbosch
Observed: 30th October 2012
Added: 1st March 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:6
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Gray Squirrel

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Location: Kirstenbosch National Botanic Garden
Observed: 6th February 2013
Added: 6th February 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:9
Comments:0
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white squirrel

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Location: 9, Queen Victoria St
Observed: 5th September 2010
Added: 1st December 2012
Identifications:2
Agreements:6
Comments:2
Description:

typical albino

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Albino vision

Albino vision
By: Chris Wahlberg
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Government Ave, Cape Town City Centre
Observed: 25th April 2012
Added: 29th November 2012
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:2
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Albino grey squirrel

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By: Diane Brooks
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
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Location: 1, Greenfield St
Observed: 23rd May 2012
Added: 4th July 2012
Identifications:2
Agreements:8
Comments:0
Description:

I saw this albino squirrel (with red eyes) in a pine tree in Diep River.

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Grey Squirrel

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Location: Grootboskloof River Walk
Observed: 20th June 2012
Added: 21st June 2012
Identifications:2
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Grey Squirrel

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By: catcher
Cape Bird Club
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Location: Fishhoek Western Cape
Observed: 7th February 2012
Added: 19th June 2012
Identifications:1
Agreements:10
Comments:6
Description:

Grey Squirrel: a new resident in my garden.

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Sciurus carolinensis

 Sciurus carolinensis
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Government Ave, Cape Town City Centre
Observed: 7th December 2011
Added: 5th March 2012
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

A native to the deciduous forests of USA, introduced to Groote Schuur by Cecil Rhodes in 1890s.

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