Rodent, African giant squirrel, Ebian's palm squirrel, African striped squirrel, Xerini
Long-clawed ground squirrel Wikipedia
The long-clawed ground squirrel (Spermophilopsis leptodactylus) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is monotypic within the genus Spermophilopsis. It can be found in Afghanistan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.