Short-beaked Echidna

Scientific name: Tachyglossus aculeatus
Conservation status: Least Concern
Habitat: All habitats
Diet: Termites
Distribution:
At Kanyana: Elle arrived as a puggle in 1992 after being dug up
from her burrow at a mining site. Aruba arrived at
Kanyana in 2000 after her mother was hit by a car.
Both echidnas were hand raised and joined the education team.