Check out this week’s featured specimen!
(Pictured below, really close up!)
Can you guess what it is?
Here are some hints about this animal:
- A nocturnal hunter, this animal preys on mice, insects, and small frogs and lizards.
- It is the most common species used in movies due to its large size and interesting coloration.
Leave us a comment with your answer! Then come see us in the Classroom on Sunday, Oct. 30 at 2:30 pm for Science Story Adventures to see if you’re right. Science Story Adventures is our program for children ages 4 – 8 and their caregivers. In the program, we explore the natural world through stories, specimens, games and crafts.