Pale giant squirrel (Ratufa affinis)

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Pale giant squirrel fact file

Pale giant squirrel description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilySciuridae
GenusRatufa (1)

Information on the pale giant squirrel is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
cream-coloured giant squirrel.
French
Écureuil De Raffles, Écureuil Géant Commun, Ratufe Dorée.
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Pale giant squirrel status

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact: arkive@wildscreen.org.uk
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References

  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
  2. CITES (June, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org/
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