Talpa europaea

1. Lateral view
2. Lower jaw
3. Details

The skulls of adult moles are usually approximately 35mm long.The mole is the only British insectivore to have well-developed canine teeth.
1. Mole skull, lateral view.
2. Mole lower jaw, lateral view.
Details of Specimens Illustrated
Image 1 & 2
Mole Talpa europaea
Stage - adult
Date collected - Nov. 93
Area collected - Northumberland
Collection ref. - 93.013
Source - found dead
Condylobasal length35.1mm Jaw length23.1mm

Latin Name : Talpa "a mole"

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