Gallery description : pictures of mole animals

Mole is a mammal that typically inhabits woodland, grassland and farmland. It has a fur skin and can run up to 6km/h (4mph). Mole (talpidae) usually grows 12-15cm (4.7-5.9in) and weights 250-550g (8.8-19.4oz). The animal lives 3-6 years in a solitary lifestyle. Eats mostly: earthworms. insects, mice

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Facts about moles
NameMole
Top Speed6km/h (4mph)
Scientific NameTalpidae
OrderSoricomorpha
DietOmnivore
ClassMammalia
FamilyTalpidae
Conservation StatusThreatened
TypeMammal
Main PreyEarthworms. insects, mice
KingdomAnimalia
Skin TypeFur
LifestyleSolitary
Average Litter Size4
Weight250-550g (8.8-19.4oz)
ColourBrown, grey, black, white
PredatorsCats, owls, foxes
PhylumChordata
Size12-15cm (4.7-5.9in)
Life Span3-6 years
HabitatWoodland, grassland and farmland
Image Details
Description Pictures of mole animals. Close-up_of_mole.jpg
Width 2848 pixels
Heigh 2136 pixels
File type JPG
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