Tuesday, 1 September 2009

Last week, I left you with these two,

Who are, of course, Short Tailed Weasels, or Ermine (Mustela erminea). Yugcetun, they're Amitatuk. I'd usually say something clever about their biology at this point, but I don't have anything clever to say. Here's a random fact about me, though: I can't say the word ermine. It always comes out wrong. When I say it, it comes out `em-er-in.`

I'm taking a short break from the skulls collection, but in the interim, here's a picture from the Salt Lake Valley in Utah:

1 comment:

Alaskan Dave Down Under said...

Perhaps this will help:

Me: Who's weasel is that?

You: It's, uh, errrr... mine!