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Tamias canipes (gray-footed chipmunk)

Wikipedia Abstract

The gray-footed chipmunk (Neotamias canipes) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is endemic to New Mexico and Texas in the United States. Its natural habitat is temperate forests.
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Infraspecies

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
3
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
22
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 8.06
EDGE Score: 2.2

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  70 grams
Diet [2]  Omnivore
Hibernates [2]  Yes
Litters / Year [1]  1

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Arizona Mountains forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Chihuahuan desert Mexico, United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Carlsbad Caverns National Park II 15448 New Mexico, United States
Guadalupe Mountains National Park II 46114 Texas, United States

Range Map

North America;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Tamias canipes, Troy L. Best, Jarel L. Bartig, and Stephanie L. Burt, MAMMALIAN SPECIES No. 411, pp. 1-5 (1992) 2Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
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