genus Tamiasciurus


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Noun1.genus Tamiasciurus - American red squirrels
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Sciuridae, Sciuridae - a mammal family of true squirrels including: ground squirrels; marmots; chipmunks; flying squirrels; spermophiles
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However, this behavior occasionally has been observed in tree squirrels of the genus Tamiasciurus (Munroe et al., 2009), presumably due to their territorial behavior (Smith, 1968; Flyger and Gates, 1982; Gurnell, 1984).