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A brown squirrel

The squirrel is a quite small (40 cm) rodent and it has got a red-colored fur. It has got long whiskers and a long, big, red tail. It has got a small nose end a small mouth It has got long ears end long legs

Scientific denomination and classification[edit | edit source]

Its scientific name is (Sciurus vulgaris) and its scientific category is that of the mammals.

Behaviour[edit | edit source]

The squirrels feed on nuts, hazelnuts, acorns, mushrooms and fruit, which will be their stocks to survive in the winter, and keep them well hidden. his diet is of small animals such as insects and small insects, its predator is the raptors, wild cats and marmots.

Habitat[edit | edit source]

It live in the woods,on the trees. It lives especially in the woods where there are many trees.

Evolution[edit | edit source]

The first fossil remains ascribable to rodents date back to the Paleocene, although it is believed that the group has already developed during the Cretaceous period.

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The author for panting is unknow.

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External links[edit | edit source]

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