{:en}Scientific name: marmota marmota


This mammal is common in the italian alps and in some mountains of central Italy (Appennini). During winter he hibernates (like some bears).

It can be recognized by a typical whistle, that’s like an alarm for other marmots

Photos have been taken in Gran Paradiso National Park (Ceresole Reale – TO)

{:}{:it}Nome scientifico: Marmota marmota


Mammifero roditore che vive principalmente sulle alpi. Può essere anche trovato in Italia sugli appennini.

Si riconosce dal caratteristico “fischio” che emette per comunicare un allarme alle altre marmotte. Durante l’inverno va in letargo


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