Acorn squash (Cucurbita pepo var. turbinata) is also called pepper squash or Des Moines squash.
It is a winter squash with distinctive longitudinal ridges and sweet, yellow-orange flesh.
Although considered a winter squash, acorn squash belongs to the same species as all summer squashes (including zucchini and yellow crookneck squash).
Acorn Squash is commonly mistaken for a gourd.
Acorn squash is good and hardy to save throughout the winter in storage, keeping several months in a cool dry location such as a cold cellar. (source)
So can hamsters eat acorn squash?
Yes they can but only in small amounts of acorn squash but only on an occasional basis.