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Chipmunk Types

It is estimated that there as as many as 20 different species or types of chipmunks in North America.

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In eastern North America there are two main types of chipmunk. One is known as the eastern chipmunk. The second is known as the least chipmunk.

These chipmunks are very similar in appearance and behaviour. The eastern chipmunk is larger and is located mostly in the eastern part of Canada.

The least chipmunk is smaller but has a much larger range. It is found in Ontario, across the Prairies, and into the province of British Columbia in Canada, and south into the northern United States.

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