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Mammal droppings?

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Offline ajvanvemde

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« on: February 25, 2015, 09:28 AM »
Hello, I am new on this forum. on a vacation in February this year I found some droppings and i am not sure if the are from a linx. can somebody tell me? i found it in capmany in the north part of Spain.
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Jan van Vemde



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« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2015, 09:36 AM »

this is another picture of the droppings.

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« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2015, 09:38 AM »
Hi Jan and welcome to sign

Geographically I would say that they are not lynx scats as you are too far north... I am wondering about badger as there seem to be a lot in one place and badgers to use the same place like this.

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« Reply #3 on: February 25, 2015, 10:06 AM »
Hello Clive, thanks for your replay. in the dropping i found lots of hair en bones from mouses. first I though it was from a aul. but the are to big. the fresh ones about 18 cm.  I read somewhere that Linx do there droppings on the same place on a viewing point and just under the stone where they sit. and that's what you see.

its a bit north for a linx but maybe its possible.


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« Reply #4 on: March 19, 2015, 10:55 AM »
Hi Jan, what about genet? http://www.sierradebaza.org/Fichas_fauna/04_10_gineta/gineta.htm apparently their scat is large for their body size.
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