A unusual white squirrel has been photographed in Royal Deeside.
Consultants acknowledged it turned believed to be a purple as each different of a gray squirrel because it had the furry ear tufts absent in greys.
The squirrel turned snapped by conservationists working to current safety to purple squirrel populations within the north east of Scotland.
They acknowledged they’d now work to decide whether or not or now not or now not the animal turned a “racy albino” with purple eyes.
Conservationist Dr Gwen Maggs acknowledged: “We’re succesful of residence up some distant cameras to analyze cross-take a take a look at and achieve some larger pictures with a apparent look of its eyes.
“In any match, proper here is a unusual and thrilling discovery.”
Alex Stuart, co-ordinator of the North East Scotland Biodiversity Partnership added: “Partly white animals, enjoyment of sparrows, crows, blackbirds and even hedgehogs invent appear sometimes, however these are now not racy albinos.
“Sightings delight on this undoubtedly level to the worth of defending your eyes and ears supply – there might perhaps be tons of varied very supreme wildlife to be seen and heard accessible furthermore to white, purple squirrels.”