Callosciurus prevostii, Prevost's squirrel

Callosciurus prevosti

Prevost's squirrel

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Prevost's Squirrel oCallosciurus prevostii, Prevost's squirrelr Asian Tri-colored Squirrel (Callosciurus prevostii) is a species of rodent in the Sciuridae family. It is found in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand. They eat fruits, nuts, seeds, buds, flowers, insects and bird eggs. These squirrels carry the fruits far from the tree and drop the seeds when finished with their meal. The seeds far from the parent tree with reduced likelihood to be eaten by other animals bear an opportunity to produce new generation of plants.