Gallery description : pictures of squirrels with nuts

Flying Squirrel (pteromyini) is a mammal type animal. It usually inhabits forest and woodland. The weight of this animal is about 56g - 175g (2oz - 6oz) and average life span is 5 - 8 years. Cats. coyote, raccoon predators are the dangerous creatures for flying squirrels. Look up the table below for more information.

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Facts about flying squirrels
NameFlying Squirrel
Main PreyNuts, berries, eggs
Distinctive FeaturesSmall body size and furry glide membrane
Weight56g - 175g (2oz - 6oz)
GenusPteromyini
Average Litter Size4
Size (H)20cm - 30cm (8in - 12in)
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
PredatorsCats. coyote, raccoon
Skin TypeFur
HabitatForest and woodland
KingdomAnimalia
Scientific NamePteromyini
LifestyleSolitary
Life Span5 - 8 years
Conservation StatusLeast concern
TypeMammal
Top Speed24km/h (15mph)
DietOmnivore
ColourBlack, brown, grey, white, tan
FamilySciuridae
PhylumChordata
Image Details
Description Pictures of squirrels with nuts. squirrels are gathering nuts for the winter
Width 2998 pixels
Heigh 2248 pixels
File type JPG
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