Camera trap ID

Sunday, June 28, 2015

For those keen fauna surveyors or even just budding naturalists, this link is excellent for trying to work out what critter you’ve seen, especially if caught on a movement sensing spy camera.

A dusky antechinus.

A dusky antechinus at the same location during day and night. Duskies are larger than agile antechinus and have a relatively short tail (approx. 3/4 body length)

It shows how to tell a bush rat from a swamp rat from a black rat, a dusky antechinus from an agile antechinus from a house mouse, and many others.