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YELLOW-FOOTED ANTECHINUS

ANTECHINUS FLAVIPES

This mardo, or yellow-footed antechinus (Antechinus flavipes), was busy running around the woodland floor. It ran up a fallen branch and into a small hollow and as I pulled up it poked its head up to check me out.

Dryandra woodland, Western Australia

Canon EOS 5D Mk III, Canon EF 100–400mm f/4.5–5.6L IS at 400mm, 1/400, f/7.1, ISO 400, exposure bias –0.3 step, handheld

by Rob McLean