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genus

Xerus Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1833

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Rodentia - rodents »  family Sciuridae - squirrels »  subfamily Sciurinae - tree and ground squirrels

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

species Xerus erythropus (Desmarest, 1817) - Striped Ground Squirrel

Xerus erythropus

species Xerus inauris (Zimmermann, 1780) - Cape Ground Squirrel

Xerus inauris

species Xerus princeps (Thomas, 1929) - Damara Ground Squirrel

Xerus princeps

species Xerus rutilus (Cretzschmar, 1828) - Unstriped Ground Squirrel

Xerus rutilus


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