Object Record

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Collection Mammals
Object ID 72.0037.85
Object Name Sciurus niger
Other Name SQUIRREL, FOX
Description There is another Squirrel in this case without tags. Species ?. Card says "Bleck Squirrel". Melanistic phase though probably gray squirrel given the locality.

Distribution: E. USA Except New England. NJ, W. NY, N. & E. PA; West to Dakotas. NE CO & E. TX
Place of Origin Ontario, Canada
Genus Sciurus
Species niger
Sex Male
Common Name Synonym Black Squirrel