19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Pinon mouse eats a pistachio

This usually difficult to see mouse was eating a pistachio that must have been left by a hiker. I watched it take about 20 minutes to crack through it.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Joshua Tree, ca, United States of America
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Copyright: © Gary Skipper