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Fox Squirrel (partially leucistic)

Sciurus niger


Partially leucistic Fox Squirrel....looks cool!


Wooded edge near lake

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AshleyT 7 years ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

Mother Mandragora
Mother Mandragora 7 years ago

its so beautiful! Awesome spotting!

Awesome capture Dave,congrats and thanks for sharing

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 7 years ago

Just had a look at other photos of these squirrels-their fur ( texture, thickness and colouring) is almost like that of the possums here in Oz.
This one is special ! Thanks for sharing this DaveWeth.

Machi 7 years ago

Cool find!

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Illinois, USA

Spotted on Mar 5, 2017
Submitted on Mar 19, 2017

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