Least Weasel

Mustela nivalis

Summary 2

The least weasel (Mustela nivalis), or simply weasel in the UK, is the smallest member of the genus Mustela, family Mustelidae and order Carnivora. It is native to Eurasia, North America and North Africa, and has been introduced to New Zealand, Australia, Malta, Crete, Bermuda, Madeira Island, the Azores, the Canary Islands, Sao Tome, the Falkland Islands, Argentina and Chile. It is classified as least concern by the IUCN, due to its wide distribution and large...

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  1. (c) Keven Law, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mustela_nivalis_-British_Wildlife_Centre-4.jpg
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mustela_nivalis

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iNat Map

Asm status Common