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Northern palm squirrel
(Five-striped palm squirrel)*
Funambulus pennantii*

Photo by: P. Kalscheuer
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:02 - 04
Information Source for Taxanomy:Ghose, R. K., Mandal, A. K., Ghose, P. S. 2004. A contribution to the taxonomy of Indian five striped squirrel Funambulus pennanti, Wroughton), with description of two new subspecies. Rec. zool. Surv. India, 102 (3–4): 89–103
Head-Torso-Length:14 - 15 cm
Tail length:13 cm
Weight:95,0 - 100,2 g
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings
other EAZA countries
  • Haifa (Educational Zoo & Botanical Garden) 
  • Hamat Gader (Crocodile Farm and Zoo) 
  • Jerusalem (The Tisch Family Zoological Gardens) 
  • Raanana (Mini-Zoo) 
  • Yodfat (Monkey Forest) 
  • Skredeli (Mini zoo Rozīte) 
  • Moskwa (Zoo) 
  • Voronezh (Oceanarium) 
    Number: 8