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

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Recent observations

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What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

hurunui

Date

August 3, 2013

Description

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

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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

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

shane_orchard

Date

September 1, 2014

Place

Taranaki (Google, OSM)

Description

Caught in DoC200 trap

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

shane_orchard

Date

November 1, 2014

Place

Taranaki (Google, OSM)

Description

Caught in DoC200 trap

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

shane_orchard

Date

January 2, 2014

Place

Taranaki (Google, OSM)

Description

Caught in DoC200 trap

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

shane_orchard

Date

May 22, 2014

Place

Taranaki (Google, OSM)

Description

Caught in DoC200 trap

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

asemerdj

Date

June 6, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

aegolius

Date

May 30, 2015 01:30 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

mimi0804

Date

November 19, 2014 11:29 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

paulinek

Date

April 18, 2015 09:41 AM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

stteresasroom6

Date

May 14, 2015 11:44 AM NZST

Description

Group 5

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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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