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Mouse on lane

Observed: 21st December 2011 By: hcl64
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Mouse on lane
Description:

A brown mouse with large eyes and wide cheeks. Body length approx 9cm.

Identifications
Species interactions

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Comments

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Mouse

Gill is right, this is most probably a wood mouse but you are on the edge of the known distribution of yellow-necked mouse so this species can not be ruled out with 100%. Therefore, this mouse has to go down as Apodemus Sp. I'm afraid.

Graham Banwell

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