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38.4535091046, -122.6670654487
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Description

Squirrel with gray and brown fur. I found two, one of which was very friendly while the other one was really shy. Long tail but not extremely bushy. White or light gray underside.

Apr. 29, 2012 21:19:13 -0700
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California Ground Squirrel - Photo (c) Howard Cheng, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
kimewart's ID: California Ground Squirrel (Spermophilus beecheyi [inactive]) (inactive taxon)
Posted by kimewart almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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California Ground Squirrel - Photo (c) Howard Cheng, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
sheldonsophie1's ID: California Ground Squirrel (Spermophilus beecheyi [inactive]) (inactive taxon)
Posted by sheldonsophie1 almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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California Ground Squirrel - Photo (c) Howard Cheng, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
protecthabitat's ID: California Ground Squirrel (Spermophilus beecheyi [inactive]) (inactive taxon)
Posted by protecthabitat almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Another good one!

Posted by protecthabitat almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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It let me get about 4-5 feet away from it!

Posted by sheldonsophie1 almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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California Ground Squirrel - Photo (c) Howard Cheng, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
ryanubrown's ID: California Ground Squirrel (Spermophilus beecheyi [inactive]) (inactive taxon)
Posted by ryanubrown almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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California Ground Squirrel - Photo (c) Howard Cheng, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
sheldonsophie1's ID: California Ground Squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi)
Posted by sheldonsophie1 over 1 year ago (Flag)
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California Ground Squirrel - Photo (c) Howard Cheng, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
kimewart's ID: California Ground Squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi) Added as part of a taxon swap
Posted by kimewart over 1 year ago (Flag)
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California Ground Squirrel - Photo (c) Howard Cheng, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
protecthabitat's ID: California Ground Squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi) Added as part of a taxon swap
Posted by protecthabitat over 1 year ago (Flag)
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California Ground Squirrel - Photo (c) Howard Cheng, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
ryanubrown's ID: California Ground Squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi) Added as part of a taxon swap
Posted by ryanubrown over 1 year ago (Flag)
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California Ground Squirrel - Photo (c) Howard Cheng, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
sheldonsophie1's ID: California Ground Squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi)
California Ground Squirrel - Photo (c) Howard Cheng, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Community ID: California Ground Squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi)
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