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Mustela erminea upright.jpg
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Faimily: Mustelidae
Subfaimily: Mustelinae
Genus: Mustela
Species: M. erminea
Binomial name
Mustela erminea
Linnaeus, 1758
Stoat area.png
Stoat range
(green—native, red—introduced)

The stoat-wheasel or Scots ermine (Mustela erminea) is a wee mammal o the faimily Mustelidae. Aften uised as a moose-catcher.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Reid, F. & Helgen, K. (2008). "Mustela erminea". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2008. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 21 March 2009.  Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of least concern