Variegated Squirrel (Sciurus variegatoides)

A common species in Costa Rica, and a frequent visitor to easy meals provided by humans – just like the squirrels in Europe and North America, except it is not a hoarder.
Variegated Squirrel (Sciurus variegatoides)

There are several subspecies and a great variety of coloration. This one is one with a uniform coloration, but some stand out with a black back with and brown sides.

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