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Star-Nosed Mole

About Star-Nosed Mole

This mole has an unusual appearance. Its nose has 22 fleshy tentacles. This strange nose has an important job: It helps locate food. The star-nosed mole likes wet ground. When it swims, its nose helps feel for food. It has large front feet that it uses to dig underground and also when it swims. These moles find their food in streams and ponds.