Whiskers (Nature Challenge)

Challenge #169 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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In this challenge show us interesting and unusual whiskers to be found in the animal world. Whiskers, (facial hair) on large or small animals, birds, fish and marine creatures. I am also accepting the whisker-like appendages on the faces of insects, spiders, caterpillars. Please, NO photos of whiskers on humans, or domestic pets. Macro and close-up photos welcome. Size of entry: 1,600px on the longer side.
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At the Philadelphia Zoo
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Submitted: Saturday, 19th September, 2015 11:16 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 26th July, 2014
Focal length: 103 mm
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Aperture: F4
ISO: 250
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