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  • English
    • Short-tailed Weasel
    • Stoat
    • Ermine
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    • Mustela erminea
  • French
    • hermine
  • Spanish
    • Armiño
  • Portuguese
    • Arminho
  • German
    • Hermelin
    • Großes Wiesel
    • Kurzschwanzwiesel

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

saras

Date

August 1, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

PEST CONTROL:
The MFE stoat trapping programme began in 2001. Currently 150 traps monitored, and to date over 650 mustelids trapped.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

emilianomori

Date

the past

Place

Teleccio (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

emilianomori

Date

August 2, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

morehus

Date

August 5, 2015 08:50 PM PDT

Description

Ralston Peak trail, El Dorado Nat Forest

Photos / Sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

upupa_epops

Date

July 28, 2015 05:59 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

speedy

Date

July 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

emilianomori

Date

July 22, 2015

Place

nivolet (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

emilianomori

Date

July 22, 2015

Place

nivolet (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

dhitchcox

Date

July 9, 2015 10:50 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

hurunui

Date

August 3, 2013

Description

White stoat. Have caught some more since, and a white weasel. Nina Valley.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

shane_orchard

Date

October 29, 2014

Place

Taranaki (Google, OSM)

Description

Caught in DoC200 trap

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

shane_orchard

Date

August 28, 2014

Place

Taranaki (Google, OSM)

Description

Caught in DoC200 trap

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Description from Wikipedia

The stoat (Mustela erminea), also known as the short-tailed weasel, is a species of Mustelidae native to Eurasia and North America, distinguished from the least weasel by its larger size and longer tail with a prominent black tip. The name ermine is often, but not always, used for the animal in its pure white winter coat, or the fur thereof. In the late 19th century, stoats were introduced into New Zealand to control rabbits. The stoats...

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