Golden-Mantled Ground Squirrel

Golden-Mantled Ground Squirrel (Spermophilus lateralis)-
my summit buddy on Cathedral Rock.
Spring Mountains, Nevada. Summer 2009.

The squirrel’s name comes from the golden brown or russet mantle over its head and shoulders.


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dai tora

dai tora - Sep 24, 2009 2:11 pm - Voted 10/10

cute squirrel

thank you for this nice photo.

Anya Jingle

Anya Jingle - Sep 24, 2009 7:33 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: cute squirrel

Thank you for the comment and greetings from Nevada!

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