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Spermophilus pygmaeus (Little ground squirrel) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is found in the Palearctic. It is an omnivore.

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EOL has data for 29 attributes, including:

  • animal population density
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    1107.21 individuals per square kilometer
  • potential evapotranspiration rate in geographic range
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/PETinRange
    • Definition: Monthly PET (Potential Evapotranspiration Rate) within the geographic range of a taxon. Evapotranspiration (ET) is the sum of evaporation and plant transpiration from the Earth's land surface to atmosphere. Potential evapotranspiration (PET) is a representation of the environmental demand for evapotranspiration and represents the evapotranspiration rate of a short green crop, completely shading the ground, of uniform height and with adequate water status in the soil profile. It is a reflection of the energy available to evaporate water, and of the wind available to transport the water vapour from the ground up into the lower atmosphere.
    • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Evapotranspiration&oldid=575637212
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    583.35 millimeters per month
  • precipitation in geographic range
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/PrecipitationInRange
    • Definition: Monthly precipitation within the geographic range of a taxon.
    • Attribution: Kate E. Jones, Jon Bielby, Marcel Cardillo, Susanne A. Fritz, Justin O'Dell, C. David L. Orme, Kamran Safi, Wes Sechrest, Elizabeth H. Boakes, Chris Carbone, Christina Connolly, Michael J. Cutts, Janine K. Foster, Richard Grenyer, Michael Habib, Christopher A. Plaster, Samantha A. Price, Elizabeth A. Rigby, Janna Rist, Amber Teacher, Olaf R. P. Bininda-Emonds, John L. Gittleman, Georgina M. Mace, and Andy Purvis. 2009. PanTHERIA: a species-level database of life history, ecology, and geography of extant and recently extinct mammals. Ecology 90:2648. http://esapubs.org/archive/ecol/E090/184/
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    22.39 millimeters per month
  • temperature in geographic range
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/TemperatureInRange
    • Definition: Monthly temperature within the geographic range of a taxon.
    • Attribution: Kate E. Jones, Jon Bielby, Marcel Cardillo, Susanne A. Fritz, Justin O'Dell, C. David L. Orme, Kamran Safi, Wes Sechrest, Elizabeth H. Boakes, Chris Carbone, Christina Connolly, Michael J. Cutts, Janine K. Foster, Richard Grenyer, Michael Habib, Christopher A. Plaster, Samantha A. Price, Elizabeth A. Rigby, Janna Rist, Amber Teacher, Olaf R. P. Bininda-Emonds, John L. Gittleman, Georgina M. Mace, and Andy Purvis. 2009. PanTHERIA: a species-level database of life history, ecology, and geography of extant and recently extinct mammals. Ecology 90:2648. http://esapubs.org/archive/ecol/E090/184/
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    5.922 0.1°C
  • weaning age
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/WeaningAge
    • Definition: Age when primary nutritional dependency on the mother ends and independent foraging begins to make a major contribution to the offspring’s energy requirements.
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    15.59 days