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North Carolina State Mammal:

Gray squirrel - click to see all mammal symbols
Gray squirrel photo by Joe Kosack - Pennsylvania Game Commission: PGC Public Photo Gallery. See All State Animals - Mammals.

Gray Squirrel

See eastern gray squirrel video below

The Eastern gray squirrel was designated the official state mammal of North Carolina in 1969.

Eastern gray squirrel - click to see all state mammals
Eastern gray squirrel photo © Brian Jorg / CritterZone:
Animal - Wildlife - Nature Stock Photography
Copyrighted image - no use allowed without a license
(contact CritterZone for commercial application license)
Eastern Gray Squirrel - click to see all mammal symbols
Gray squirrel photo © Marsha Ellison on Flikr (used by permission).
See All State Animals - Mammals.
Source:
NC State Symbols: NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Links:
All State Animals - Mammals


    

 

North Carolina Symbols & Icons

mammal - dog
bird - reptile
flower - plant
insect - shell
horse - fish 1 - 2
tree 1 - 2
wildflower - soil
rock - stone
fruit - vegetable
berries: red blue

flag - seal
quarter - motto
colors- language
name - nickname
pottery - boat
song - theater
dance 1 - 2
tartan - beverage
academy
festivals - toast
 

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