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Species: Grey squirrel (siurus carolinensis)

Scientific classification: mammal, rodent,vertebrate...

Physical characteristics:Head and body length 23-30 cm , tail length:14-24 cm , weight:400-800g

Population and distribution:England, Wales, and Scotland

Habitat:A very adaptable species, the grey squirrel prefers nature and parks

Feeding: acorns

Life cyce: 3-4 years. sometimes 10 years

Breeding / Reproduction: 3-7 kittens. 2 veces year

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Relationship with humans: in the parks

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