Rahul Sharma

Taurus ground squirrel

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Mammalia
Family  Sciuridae
Scientific name  Spermophilus taurensis
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Rodentia
Genus  Spermophilus
Rank  Species
Similar  Spermophilus pallidicauda, Spermophilus brevicauda, Sierra Madre ground s, Alashan ground squirrel, Spermophilus relictus

The Taurus ground squirrel (Spermophilus taurensis) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is endemic to the Taurus Mountains of Turkey. It was first identified as a distinct species to the Asia Minor ground squirrel in 2007.

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Taurus ground squirrel Wikipedia


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