David's squirrel

noun
Da·vid's squirrel | \ däˈvēdz- , ˈdāvə̇dz- \

Definition of David's squirrel 

: a grayish cliff-dwelling ground squirrel (Sciurotamias davidianus) occurring in several races in mountainous southern China

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History and Etymology for David's squirrel

after Abbé Armand David †1900 French missionary and naturalist

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