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Yellow-bellied marmot

Marmota flaviventris

Description:

The yellow-bellied marmot (Marmota flaviventris), also known as the rock chuck, is a ground squirrel in the marmot genus.

Habitat:

Marmots choose to dig burrows under rocks because predators are less likely to see their burrow.

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15 Comments

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Thank you Alice.

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

On Guard! Very Nice!

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Thank you Joshua Asel, arnott.myles, Landmark Expert, Yuko Chartraw, Kranti Azad and Reiko

RiekoS
RiekoS 8 years ago

Nice!

KrantiAzad
KrantiAzad 8 years ago

very nice :)

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 8 years ago

Beautiful photos! So cute!

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 8 years ago

awesome@luis

arnott.myles
arnott.myles 8 years ago

That little guy is so cute it looks like a woodchuck

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 8 years ago

great pics! :)

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Thank you Mauna, cnippold, Olivia, Mona and Dan.

dandoucette
dandoucette 8 years ago

Great spot! Look at that fur, just begs to be pet!

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 8 years ago

So cute.. :)

Olivia Chee
Olivia Chee 8 years ago

Cute!

cnippold
cnippold 8 years ago

Cool

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 8 years ago

So, so cute!

LuisStevens
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LuisStevens

California, USA

Spotted on Jun 6, 2012
Submitted on May 24, 2013

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