Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum

Sciuridae

Photo credit: Teo Nam Siang
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum/Division:Chordata
Class:Mammalia
Order:Rodentia
Family:Sciuridae

Description

This is a family of rodents with long bushy tails. Most squirrels have a short, blunt muzzle. They are arboreal or ground dwelling, and feed on fruit and various small animals.



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