Mar 21, 2015

Looks Like a Wookie - Ili Pika



This is a real critter. Quite cute.

"This furry ball of cuteness is an endangered mammal closely related to rabbits and hares. The species was first discovered in 1983 and individuals have rarely been seen since."

"It was first spotted in the Tian Shan Mountains in China, where it makes the holes and cracks of the cliffs its home. Despite other family of pika living across theNorthern Hemisphere, these mountains are the only place this Ewok lookalike seems to feel at home."

Click to read more:

http://www.businessinsider.com/endangered-ili-pika-first-sighted-since-1983-2015-3#ixzz3V4sdd0eb