Gallery description : pictures of a red squirrel

Squirrel is a mammal that generally lives in woodland and dense forests. It has a fur covering and can speed up to 25km/h (16mph). Squirrel which methodical name is sciuridae has a size 15-30cm (6-12in) and has a weight 250-1,000g (0.5-2.2lbs). The animal lives 2-8 years in a solitary lifestyle. Favourite food: fruit, seeds, insects

Facts about squirrels
NameSquirrel
DietOmnivore
PhylumChordata
KingdomAnimalia
HabitatWoodland and dense forests
Top Speed25km/h (16mph)
OrderRodentia
Skin TypeFur
Average Litter Size3
Size15-30cm (6-12in)
Scientific NameSciuridae
Weight250-1,000g (0.5-2.2lbs)
Conservation StatusThreatened
Main PreyFruit, seeds, insects
PredatorsSnakes, coyote, weasels
ColourBlack, grey, brown, tan, red
LifestyleSolitary
ClassMammalia
TypeMammal
Life Span2-8 years
FamilySciuridae
Image Details
Description Pictures of a red squirrel. Red Squirrel
Width 1596 pixels
Heigh 945 pixels
File type JPG
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