Golden-Mantled Ground Squirrel Eating an Insect (image) National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent) Share Print E-Mail Caption A golden-mantled ground squirrel (Spermophilus lateralis) munches on an insect. Golden-mantled ground squirrels are omnivores. Credit Photo by Win McLaughlin Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.