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

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Recent observations

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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wayne13114

Date

April 6, 2016 12:18 PM EDT

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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fabnobili

Date

August 23, 2016 03:27 PM SAST

Description

1 giovane

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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marcorastelli

Date

August 1, 2006

Place

Italy (Google, OSM)

Description

1

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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marcorastelli

Date

the past

Place

Italy (Google, OSM)

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0

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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marcorastelli

Date

July 27, 1971

Place

Italy (Google, OSM)

Description

1

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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marcorastelli

Date

July 27, 1971

Place

Italy (Google, OSM)

Description

1

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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marcorastelli

Date

July 22, 2009

Place

Italy (Google, OSM)

Description

1

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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marcorastelli

Date

August 11, 2006

Place

Italy (Google, OSM)

Description

1

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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marcorastelli

Date

September 12, 2006

Place

Italy (Google, OSM)

Description

1

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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johnb-nz

Date

August 15, 2016 11:02 AM NZST

Description

One young stoat trapped, along with 14 rats.

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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everettel

Date

August 8, 2016 07:20 AM MDT

Description

I was on a trail run along the Poudre River and came around a corner and was suddenly "following" a short-tailed weasel, who saw me and cut across the trail into the underbrush. I stopped to write the obs and then two weasels shot across the trail out of the same underbrush across the trail and deeper into the woods, away from the river. Then the proceeded to "fight" 100 feet away in some tall grass for aeveral minutes, then taking off again at a sprint deeper into the woods, stopping again to "fight" then silence again.

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Stoat Mustela erminea

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datnatureguy

Date

August 2, 2016 03:51 PM PDT
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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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