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Rock squirrel

Otospermophilus variegatus

Habitat:

South Rim Grand Canyon

Notes:

Very cheeky! A few min. after posing he and his buddies tried jumping into the purse of a Japanese tourist.

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3 Comments

KimFranklin
KimFranklin 9 years ago

yes I think they must. They certainly startled the pour tourist. I was afraid she was going to go over the rim when they jumped in her purse.

KimFranklin
KimFranklin 9 years ago

yes I think they must. They certainly startled the pour tourist. I was afraid she was going to go over the rim when they jumped in her purse.

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

They must depend on tourists to keep them well fed!

KimFranklin
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KimFranklin

Arizona, USA

Spotted on Nov 11, 2010
Submitted on Apr 25, 2011

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