January 24 2009

Glaucomys sabrinus yukonensis

The Northern Flying Squirrel

01230908.jpg The Northern Flying Squirrel (Glaucomys sabrinus yukonensis) Glaucomys, is from the Greek glaukos (silver grey) and mys (mouse). Sabrinus is derived from the latin word sabrina (river-nymph) and refers to the squirrels habit of living near streams and rivers 

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One Response to “Glaucomys sabrinus yukonensis”

  1. Bravo says:

    Eat up, little dude. =]

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