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Sciurus anomalus
Sciurus anomalus

Accepted name: Sciurus anomalus Gmelin, 1778
Common name: Caucasian squirrel
Georgian name: კავკასიური ციყვი
Taxonomic rank: Species
Taxonomy according to: www.faunaeur.org
Reference: Bukhnikashvili, A. & Kandaurov, A., 2002. The annotated list of mammals of Georgia. Proceedings of the Institute of Zoology, Tbilisi, XXI: 319-336
Remark:

Lives in broadleaf mountain forest. Different from the introduced European Red squirrel, is not found in coniferous forests or city parks.


Distribution: Caucasus, Anatolia, Zagros Mountains in Iran
IUCN Status: LC
National Red list status: VU
Editor/Contact Person: David Tarkhnishvili
Contact address: david_tarkhnishvili@iliauni.edu.ge

View Sciurus anomalus in Fauna Europaea

Sciurus anomalus is recorded at 64 localities:

md.goroula,  saqaCiis ubani,  beSumi,  md.laSifsa,  kur.axalWala,  boslevi,  md.suloris mid.dixaSxosa da salx,  kintriSis nak.,  zemo alme,  argineTis tye,  m.surebi,  borjomis xeoba,  Tori,  m.zedazeni,  saCxere,  m.laxoni,  m.sazamTra,  m.TeTnari,  beTaniis monasteri,  gldani,  dous uR.,  Wiauris tye(md.alaznis Sua weli),  bawaras nakrZali,  civ-gomboris tye,  gardabnis tye,  muxrovanis tba cugrovani,  qoCianis tye(mcxeTis r-ni),  bandianis tye(TeTriwyaros r-ni),  didgoris tye(mcxeTis r-ni),  didgoris tye(TeTriwyaros r-ni),  SroSa,  sawable,  dilikauri,  avenisi,  Rurta,  levitana,  norio,  Telavi,  ujarma,  xaSmi,  yvareli,  martyofi,  samgoris mefrinveleoba,  codniskari(codna?),  lagodexi,  xelvaCauri,  simoneTi,  jixaskari,  qulbaqi,  farnauTi,  akarmara,  fsxu,  korcxeli,  zugdidi,  java,  gagra,  soxumi,  mcxeTa,  Tbilisi,  laTa,  qobuleTi,  m.didmaRali,  bakuriani,  borjomi,  






Citation: David Tarkhnishvili, 2017-12-06. [http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/index.php?taxon=Sciurus anomalus]. .Sciurus anomalus. in: Tarkhnishvili D, Chaladze G (Editors). 2013. Georgian biodiversity database. http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/. Downloaded on: 20 July 2019