dayna's picture

Rat or vole

Observed: 20th April 2010 By: daynadayna’s reputation in Mammals
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Description:

Seen early afternoon on several occasions

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Gill Sinclair's picture

Brown rat

Definitely a brown rat - long, hairless tail, pointed nose, ears protruding from fur.

Gill Sinclair
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the naturalist man's picture

Brown rat

Definitely a rat I'm afraid. Not only the points Gill makes but also the size in comparison to the clover.

Graham Banwell

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colhig17's picture

Rat

Yep, sorry about that, definitely a rat.

Colin

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miked's picture

There was a problem with your

There was a problem with your location info, I have edited and now it shows up on the map but probably in the wrong place, i wonder if you could check it.
thanks
Mike