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n. - Chipmunks of eastern North America.

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  • Siberian chipmunk (Tamias sibiricus), Baikalo-Lensky Zapovednik, northwest of Lake Baikal, Russia.
  • There are several types of chipmunk within the Tamias genus, and most of them are found in North American.
  • Other notable species are the Siberian chipmunk (Tamias sibiricus) and the Zabaikalian wild boar (Sus scrofa).
  • The star of "Dramatic Chipmunk" appears to be a Prairie Dog (Cynomys sp.) as opposed to a chipmunk (Tamias sp.). for more
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