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Ground squirrel, Spermophilus, VT2336

Physical Description

Ground squirrel mounted on a historic wooden base in natural standing position. Head and tail are held in line with the body. Tail hairs are long; the ones close to the tip are black in colour. On the left side of the head, there is a hairless patch mid brown in colour (ear ?).

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 150 x 380 x 100mm

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