Medium
Photo © Dan Leavitt, all rights reserved
Lea, US-NM, US, NA
Public coordinates obscured by 10KM

Description

Hand captured and brought back to photograph

Jan. 11, 2012 11:08:43 -0600
Logo-eee-15px

Comments & Identifications

3288-thumb
Banner-tailed Kangaroo Rat - Photo (c) danjleavitt, all rights reserved, uploaded by Dan Leavitt
danjleavitt's ID: Banner-tailed Kangaroo Rat (Dipodomys spectabilis)
Posted by danjleavitt almost 3 years ago (Flag)
2991-thumb
Posted by sea-kangaroo almost 3 years ago (Flag)
2991-thumb

Heh, my guidebook refers to this as "a large and spectacularly-marked rodent." How were you able to catch it?

Posted by sea-kangaroo almost 3 years ago (Flag)
3288-thumb

My buddy Levi hand grabbed off the side of the road. We cornered it with flashlights (not sure if that helped) and he grabbed it bare handed.

Posted by danjleavitt almost 3 years ago (Flag)
2991-thumb

Awesome!

Posted by sea-kangaroo almost 3 years ago (Flag)
Sign in or Sign up to add comments
Sign in or Sign up to add identifications

Identification Summary

Banner-tailed Kangaroo Rat - Photo (c) danjleavitt, all rights reserved, uploaded by Dan Leavitt
danjleavitt's ID: Banner-tailed Kangaroo Rat (Dipodomys spectabilis)
NT
Banner-tailed Kangaroo Rat - Photo (c) danjleavitt, all rights reserved, uploaded by Dan Leavitt
Community ID: Banner-tailed Kangaroo Rat (Dipodomys spectabilis)
NT
About
sea-kangaroo 1 person agrees

Suggest an ID

Sign in or Sign up to add IDs
Logo-eee-15px

Data Quality Assessment

Community-supported ID? Yes
1 person agrees
0 people disagree
Date? Yes
Georeferenced? Yes
Photos or sounds? Yes
Is the organism wild/naturalized? Unknown
What do you think?
Yes / No
Does the location seem accurate? Unknown
What do you think?
Yes / No
Does the date seem accurate? Unknown
What do you think?
Yes / No
Appropriate? Yes
Quality grade research
Details Hide details
Logo-eee-15px
Observation © Dan Leavitt
all rights reserved

Is this observation inappropriate, spam, or offensive? Flag this observation

If you think this observation is inaccurate, please add an ID, participate in the quality assessment above, or describe the inaccuracy in a comment.

Logo-eee-15px