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  • Italian
    • Ermellino
  • Catalan
    • Ermini
  • Scientific Names
    • 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

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

hobiecat

Date

February 9, 2016

Place

Grand Isle (Google, OSM)

Description

Ermine, Short-tailed Weasel

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

catabbott

Date

February 3, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

mhairimcf

Date

February 2, 2016 07:36 AM EST

Description

1 individual. Small; black tail tip. Hunting a large rabbit, being mobbed by 3 black-capped chickadees.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

January 1, 2016

Description

clean white with black tail tip

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

rogerb

Date

February 1, 2016 02:58 PM TOT

Description

2nd one caught in this trap. Baited with solid state chocolate lure and a ping pong ball

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

agaggino

Date

August 8, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

osservazione casuale, meteo sereno

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

joelemerson

Date

January 22, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

emilianomori

Date

September 24, 2015

Place

Bastalòn (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

docbwilson

Date

August 27, 2003

Description

Stoat

Photos / Sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

January 8, 2016

Description

now being used for dog training

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

aunty

Date

December 31, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Stoat Mustela erminea

Observer

sindic

Date

the past

Place

Melezet (Google, OSM)
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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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