A tree squirrel (Paraxeus cepapi maunensis – Shona: shindi) feeds on the nectar of the common coral tree (Erythrina lysistemon). Potential predators of this little critter are arboreal snakes including the boomslang and black mamba. This was an opportunity shot taken near Bulawayo in Matabeleland.
(Canon 20D; f/14; 1/250sec; ISO-100; 300mm)
Picture ©2008 Andrew Field – Simply Wild Photography