Variegated squirrel

Sciurus variegatoides

The variegated squirrel is a tree squirrel in the genus ''Sciurus'' endemic to Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, southern Mexico, Nicaragua, and Panama.
Scirurus variegatoides A mom sleeping with her offspring in a tree in the same garden in Alajuela, Costa Rica (2014). Costa Rica,Geotagged,Sciurus variegatoides,Spring,Variegated squirrel

Naming

In alphabetical order except for nominate species.
⤷  ''S. v. variegatoides'' Ogilby, 1839
⤷  ''S. v. adolphei'' Lesson, 1842
⤷  ''S. v. atrirufus'' Harris, 1930
⤷  ''S. v. bangsi'' Dickey, 1928
⤷  ''S. v. belti'' Nelson, 1899
⤷  ''S. v. boothiae'' Gray, 1843
⤷  ''S. v. dorsalis'' Gray, 1849
⤷  ''S. v. goldmani'' Nelson, 1898
⤷  ''S. v. helveolus'' Goldman, 1912
⤷  ''S. v. loweryi'' McPherson, 1972
⤷  ''S. v. managuensis'' Nelson, 1898
⤷  ''S. v. melania'' Gray, 1867
⤷  ''S. v. rigidus'' Peters, 1863
⤷  ''S. v. thomasi'' Nelson, 1899
⤷  ''S. v. underwoodi'' Goldman, 1932

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Status: Least concern
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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilySciuridae
GenusSciurus
SpeciesS. variegatoides