Gallery description : gophers pictures

Gophers are mammals that lead a social life. spermophilus richardsonii is the scientific name for a gopher. Top speed of gophers can be up to 25km/h (16mph). Gophers life span is 3-5 years. The animal has a weight of 220-1,000g (7.8-35.2oz). The size is about 12-30cm (4.7-12in).

Facts about gophers
NameGopher
Main PreyRoots, fruit, leaves
Life Span3-5 years
PhylumCnidaria
FamilySciuridae
PredatorsOwls, snakes, coyotes
Weight220-1,000g (7.8-35.2oz)
GenusSpermophilus
KingdomAnimalia
Skin TypeFur
ColourBrown, tan
Scientific NameSpermophilus richardsonii
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
Top Speed25km/h (16mph)
HabitatWoodland and grass prairies
Size12-30cm (4.7-12in)
LifestyleSocial
TypeMammal
Conservation StatusThreatened
DietOmnivore
Average Litter Size6
Image Details
Description Gophers pictures. ... Gophers took on Middle Tennessee at TCF Bank Stadium, Saturday
Width 1900 pixels
Heigh 1203 pixels
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