Douglas squirrel

Doug·​las squirrel | \ ˈdəgləs- \

Definition of Douglas squirrel

: a large ground squirrel (Tamiasciurus douglasii) of the western coastal area of North America typically grizzled gray with a wedge-shaped black mark on the nape

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after David Douglas †1834

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“Douglas squirrel.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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