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Broad-footed Mole

Scapanus latimanus

Description:

This mole is uniformly brown with a lighter tinge on its belly. It has large broad forepaws for digging.

Habitat:

Grassy patch in an empty creek bed.

Notes:

I found this interesting creature dead unfortunately. It had been raining a few days before, maybe it was drowning in its burrow.

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1 Comment

JoshuaGSmith
JoshuaGSmith 7 years ago

I agree

JoshuaGSmith
Spotted by
JoshuaGSmith

California, USA

Spotted on Nov 18, 2013
Submitted on Nov 18, 2013

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