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American Mink[1]
Temporal range: Middle Pleistocene–Recent
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Suborder: Caniformia
Family: Mustelidae
Genus: Neovison
Species: N. vison
Binomial name
Neovison vison
(Schreber, 1777)
Subspecies

15, see text

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American mink range


Other names

Description

Subspecies

As of 2005,[3] 15 subspecies are recognised.


Similar species

Behaviour

Diet

Calls

Reproduction

Distribution/habitat

References

  1. ^ Template:MSW3 Grubb
  2. ^ Reid, F. & Helgen, K. (2008). Neovison vison. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 21 March 2009. Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of least concern
  3. ^ Template:MSW3 Wozencraft
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k Anthony 1928, pp. 109–110

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