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Description:

It was shivering by the trailside, it's about three inches long.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Bas
Bas 9 years ago
mole
family Talpidae Mole (animal)


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3 Comments

Gordon Dietzman
Gordon Dietzman 9 years ago

You may also want to consider that this may be a northern short-tail shrew (Blarina brevicauda) or a related species. They have an incredibly high metabolic level that makes them extremely active, even when they are sitting still, which may account for its shivering.

Meik
Meik 9 years ago
Meik
Meik 9 years ago

Looks like a mole.

zhabay
Spotted by
zhabay

Massachusetts, USA

Spotted on May 20, 2011
Submitted on May 20, 2011

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