Fire-footed Rope Squirrel

Funisciurus pyrropus

The Fire-footed Rope Squirrel is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae.
It is found in Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Uganda.
Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, moist savanna, and plantations.
Status: Least concern
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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilySciuridae
GenusFunisciurus
SpeciesF. pyrropus
Photographed in
Côte d'Ivoire