mantled ground squirrel

mantled ground squirrel
noun
common black-striped reddish-brown ground squirrel of western North America; resembles a large chipmunk
Syn: ↑Citellus lateralis
Hypernyms: ↑ground squirrel, ↑gopher, ↑spermophile

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noun
: a common ground squirrel (Citellus lateralis) of western No. America that is reddish brown above with black and buff lateral stripes and resembles a large chipmunk in habits and appearance

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