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Hollowed hazelnut

Observed: 23rd October 2011 By: sh6743
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

Hollowed hazelnut. No visible teeth marks.

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LVS77's picture

Hollowed out hazelnut shell

Birds and squirrels usually split the shells completely in half or smash them up. Small rodents gnaw a neat round hole in the shell to get at the nut, leaving teeth marks around the edge.

ab24636's picture

looks like bank vole they

looks like bank vole they hold in hands taking top off drawings p 128 and 129 discovering hedgerows.ann baxter