Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

From Monday 27 November – Friday 1 December, the Tūhura Science Centre and Tropical Forest will be closed for maintenance. 
We strive to produce the best experience 
for our visitors and this will allow us to make our Science Centre better for years to come.

Black giant squirrel, Ratufa bicolor, VT2331

Physical Description

Squirrel mounted on a historic wooden base in natural standing position. Head is held in line with the body and tail is held up. Tail hairs are thick and long. Whiskers are black. Enamel covering the outer surface of teeth is orange.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 310 x 310 x 120mm

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