Taxon profile


Columbian Ground Squirrel
Urocitellus columbianus (Ord, 1815)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Rodentia - rodents »  family Sciuridae - squirrels »  genus Urocitellus

Scientific synonyms

Spermophilus columbianus (Ord, 1815)
Citellus columbianus

Least Concern LC


Urocitellus columbianus - Columbian Ground Squirrel

Author: Karl Pollak

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Urocitellus columbianus columbianus (Ord, 1815)
subspecies Urocitellus columbianus ruficaudus (A. H. Howell, 1928)

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [42466]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Urocitellus columbianus Ord, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Spermophilus columbianus Ord, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Spermophilus columbianus (Ord, 1815)]

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