Abert's squirrel is a tree squirrel in the genus ''Sciurus'' endemic to the Rocky Mountains from United States to Mexico, with concentrations found in Arizona, the Grand Canyon, New Mexico, and southwestern Colorado. It is closely associated with, and largely confined to, cool dry ponderosa pine forests. It is named in honour of the American naturalist John James Abert and nine subspecies are recognised. It is recognisable by its tufted ears, gray color, pale underparts and rufous patch on the lower.. more
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Uploaded Nov 19, 2016. Captured Oct 29, 2016 16:19 in 2970 Mogollon, Heber, AZ 85928, USA.