antelope squirrel


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Noun1.antelope squirrel - small ground squirrel of western United Statesantelope squirrel - small ground squirrel of western United States
spermophile, ground squirrel, gopher - any of various terrestrial burrowing rodents of Old and New Worlds; often destroy crops
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Adult white-tailed antelope squirrel (Ammospermophilus leucurus) density, Indian Wells Valley, San Bernardino County, California.
Cactus Flats 2013 2014 Fruits Seeds Fruits Seeds White-tailed antelope squirrel 15 18 12 30 Kangaroo rats 3 81 7 90 Pocket mice 2 25 0 8 Pinyon mouse 3 3 4 1 Merriam's chipmunk 0 0 2 0 California ground squirrel 0 0 1 1 Western scrub jay 0 0 0 0 Lone Valley 2013 2014 Fruits Seeds Fruits Seeds White-tailed antelope squirrel 15 16 7 3 Kangaroo rats 3 14 0 0 Pocket mice 2 20 0 4 Pinyon mouse 3 18 1 54 Merriam's chipmunk 0 0 0 0 California ground squirrel 0 0 0 0 Western scrub jay 0 2 0 19 Table 3.
Preliminary camera trapping of fallen fruits in 2013 revealed that both white-tailed antelope squirrels and kangaroo rats moved unopened fruits from beneath trees, but it was unclear how many fruits were taken, or how far they moved them.
Though beyond the scope of our objectives, cameras recorded presence of other wildlife species, which included Badger (Taxidea taxus), Black-tailed Jackrabbit (Lepus californicus), Bobcat (Lynx rufus), Coyote (Canis latrans), kangaroo rat (Dipdomys spp.), Long-nosed Leopard Lizard (Gambelia wislizenii), Long-tailed Weasel (Mustela frenata), Mountain Cottontail (Sylvilagus nuttalii), Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus), and White-tailed Antelope Squirrel (Ammospermophilus leucurus).
2001) on five species of ground squirrels of conservation concern in the Basin: white-tailed antelope squirrel (Ammospermophilus leucurus), Uinta ground squirrel (Spermophilus armatus), Idaho ground squirrel (S.
The white-tailed antelope squirrel, with no loss of habitat from historical to current, is associated with a diverse array of upland shrublands and herblands.
Texas antelope squirrels (Ammospermophilus interpres) are distributed widely across xeric environments of western Texas, but rarely are abundant (Schmidly, 2004).
The three Texas antelope squirrels were captured using a trapping array of 100 23 by 8 by 8-cm Sherman live traps (H.
This guide is divided into color coded sections on chipmunks, marmots, antelope squirrels, ground squirrels, prairie dogs, tree squirrels, and flying squirrels.

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