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Panamint chipmunk

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Panamint chipmunk

Panamint chipmunk
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Tamias
Species: T. panamintinus
Binomial name
Tamias panamintinus
(Merriam, 1893)

Neotamias panamintus Merriam, 1893

The Panamint chipmunk (Tamias panamintinus) is a species of rodent in the squirrel family Sciuridae. It is endemic to desert mountain areas of southeast California and southwest Nevada in the United States.[1]


  1. ^ a b Linzey, A. V. & Hammerson, G. (2008). Tamias panamintinus. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 8 January 2009.

External links

  • Hole, Jr., Robert. "Panamint Chipmunk Tamias panamintinus". Encyclopedia of Life Field Guides. Retrieved 7 December 2012. 
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