Sciurus carolinensis


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Noun1.Sciurus carolinensis - common medium-large squirrel of eastern North AmericaSciurus carolinensis - common medium-large squirrel of eastern North America; now introduced into England
tree squirrel - any typical arboreal squirrel
genus Sciurus, Sciurus - type genus of the Sciuridae; typical moderate-sized arboreal squirrels
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Abstract.--The eastern gray squirrel, Sciurus carolinensis (EGS) has been introduced to California and has expanded its geographic range since initial introductions.
Effects of tannins on digestion and detoxification activity in gray squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis).
Cutaneous and systemic poxviral disease in red (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) and gray (Sciurus carolinensis) squirrels.
Eastern gray squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis) are found in two main color morphs: a gray morph and a darker melanistic morph (Koprowski, 1994).
Coyote, domestic dog (Canis lupus familiarise, gray squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis), and white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) where seen the day just before and just after the bioblitz.
The six most common taxa in the GA DNR report were Virginia opossums (Didelphis virginiana), cottontails, gray squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis), raccoons (Procyon lotor), white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus), and striped skunks (Mephitis mephitis).
Further instances of bobcat scavenging include a single case of necrophagus scavenging on a human corpse reported in a forensic cadaver study (Rippley et al., 2012), and a recent note in which the stomach contents of a freshly road-killed bobcat contained a gray squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis) that had to have been consumed as carrion due to the presence of blow fly (Calliphoridae) eggs (Platt et al., 2010).
Fibramatosis was observed in hundreds of gray squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis) in seven counties on the east coast of peninsular Florida in an epizootic lasting from Fall 1998 to early Summer 1999 (Terrell et al.
The serogroups Icterohaemorrhagiae and Canicola found in our study have only been previously reported for the grey squirrel Sciurus carolinensis and the white neck squirrel S.
Hangin' Out: Eastern Grey Squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis); Palm Bay, Fla.
Sciurus carolinensis - the grey squirrel - is claimed to be as ethical a dish as it is possible to serve on a dinner plate.