Eastern Chipmunk - RachidH


Eastern Chipmunk (Tamias striatus)

Mammal, Urban Adapter

  • A small (3-5 ounces) mammal
  • Range is throughout nearly all of the eastern United States
  • Reddish brown throughout body with a number of white stripes bordered by black stripes running length of body
  • Habitat includes wooded areas, grassy areas, and yards
  • Omnivore, eating seeds, fruit, nuts, insects, and bird eggs