E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Neotamias minimus (Bachman, 1839)
Least Chipmunk
Family: Sciuridae

© David Nagorsen  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #8099)

Distribution of Neotamias minimus in British Columbia.
Source: Map courtesy of David Nagorsen

Status Information

Scientific NameOrigin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
Neotamias minimusNativeS5YellowNot Listed
Neotamias minimus oreocetesNativeS3BlueNot Listed
Neotamias minimus selkirkiNativeS1RedNot Listed
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Species References

Nagorsen, David W. 2005. Rodents and Lagomorphs of British Columbia. Royal BC Museum Handbook. Royal BC Museum, Victoria.

General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2019. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2020-05-28 7:00:08 PM]
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