JOHN MITCHELL / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY JOHN MITCHELL / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Eastern chipmunk. Eastern chipmunk (Tamias striatus) eating nuts, and storing some in its cheek pouches. The nuts in its pouches will be transferred to its burrow, where it will horde them. This rodent also feeds on seeds, fruit and insects in the deciduous forests of the eastern USA. Eastern chipmunks hibernate in the winter. Photographed in Canada.
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