Re: Mammal Identification

Sat Jan 17, 2015 9:13 pm

O\/ O\/ O\/ O\/

:ty: Dewi

=O: My exact thought nan :ty:

Re: Mammal Identification

Sat Jan 17, 2015 9:34 pm

^Q^ ^Q^ ^Q^

Re: Mammal Identification

Sun Jan 18, 2015 9:36 am

How recent is this, 'possie? Looks like Pretoriuskop area? \O

Re: Mammal Identification

Sun Jan 18, 2015 8:26 pm

"Fresh" RP :yes: 22 Dec '14, Pretoriuskop O\/ H2-2 Voortrekker Rd, 10:14am =O: Approximately 500m from the road, 8 that I could see \O

Re: Mammal Identification

Mon Jan 19, 2015 7:52 am

Now THAT is good info! Nice to see them holding strong! \O O0

Re: Mammal Identification

Thu Jan 22, 2015 12:51 pm

Great sighting MP!! ^Q^ ^Q^

Re: Mammal Identification

Tue Mar 10, 2015 4:48 pm

Can anyone help with an ID of the critter that this blackheaded heron has caught? Is it a rat? Or a mole? Or something else? Seen along the seaside boardwalk at Kommetjie (yes this is part of TMNP) in late November 2014.

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Re: Mammal Identification

Tue Mar 10, 2015 6:12 pm

The give-away are the long hairs on the tail - only dwarf shrews and musk shrews have them.

Re: Mammal Identification

Tue Mar 10, 2015 7:19 pm

very interesting \O ^Q^

Re: Mammal Identification

Tue Mar 10, 2015 8:22 pm

^Q^ ^Q^ Toko!

In fact the mouth is not the one of a mouse or rat!