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European Mink
European Mink
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Suborder: Caniformia
Superfamily: Musteloidea
Family: Mustelidae
Subfamily: Mustelinae
Genus: Mustela
Species: M. lutreola
Binomial name
Mustela lutreola
(Linnaeus, 1761)
European Mink range
Range of M. lutreola (brown – extant, red – introduced, orange – possibly extinct)

Other names

Also known as the Russian Mink.

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References

  1. ^ Maran, T., Skumatov, D., Palazón, S., Gomez, A., Põdra, M., Saveljev, A., Kranz, A., Libois, R. & Aulagnier, S. (2011). Mustela lutreola. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 18 January 2012.

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