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Black-tailed Prairie Dogs (Cynomys ludovicianus: Sciuridae)
Habitat
Chihuahuan Desert grassland at a prairie dog town at ca. 1,220 m (4,003 ft) elevation.
Location
Northeast of Marathon, Brewster County, Texas, USA.
Date taken
September 2021
Scientific name
Cynomys ludovicianus
Equipment used
Canon
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LOL! A great moment to capture and captured beautifully Stanley!
 
so cute!! marvelous photo of these sweet little prairie dogs, Stanley, hope for them that the Swainson's hawk wasn't around, top notch, many tfs!!
 
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Oh my goodness.... they're just gorgeous Stanley.

I love how they're peering up at you from under the bank. Wonderful my friend, just wonderful.
 

Media information

Category
Wild Mammals
Added by
Stanley Jones
Date added
View count
90
Comment count
7

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS R5
Aperture
ƒ/7.1
Focal length
500.0 mm
Exposure time
1/1250 second(s)
ISO
250
Filename
Prairie Dog duo, northeast of Marathon.jpg
File size
1.6 MB
Date taken
Wed, 15 September 2021 6:22 AM
Dimensions
1024px x 693px

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