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Unknown Small Mammal discovered by NL Explorer (#697)

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Sighting Info

Observed: October 12, 2011 @ 3:00 PM
Posted on: November 18, 2011 @ 8:35 AM (diff: 37 days)
Comments:
dead small rodent on campus of MUN near the dorm construction site. I wouldn't bother reporting, but it looked much bigger than a rat. Perhaps it was a vole or shrew?

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By Lessa on 11/21/2011 4:55:31 AM

Not a shrew - they are tiny. A vole is about the size of a gerbil, "bigger than a rat" could be any number of things. What colour was it? What kind of tail?

By NL Explorer on 12/23/2011 9:33:14 AM

Alas, we did not notice the tail...

By brendan kelly on 12/27/2011 9:18:18 PM

It is actualy rats, they are HUGE over there and there is a very large population in the mun campus aera.

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