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American pika

Ochotona princeps

Description:

Pika building nest near Rock Cut Trailhead in Rocky Mountain National Park during BioBlitz 2012.

Habitat:

Alpine tundra 12,000 ft elevation

Notes:

Spotted next to trailhead parking lot. Also spotted Marmot further up the hill but couldn't get a good shot.

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1 Comment

Meghan P.
Meghan P. 8 years ago

So cute! Nice catch, Frank!

fbiasi
Spotted by
fbiasi

Colorado, USA

Spotted on Aug 24, 2012
Submitted on Sep 15, 2012

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