White-tailed Antelope Squirrel
Often mistaken as a chipmunk, the white-tailed antelope squirrel is a common desert ground squirrel found acrosss most of the American Southwest including Baja California. They are diurinal, but escape the heat of the day in their burrows.
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- Squirrels, Chipmunks, and Marmots (Sciurids)