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Least weasel
(Weasel)
Mustela nivalis
LINNAEUS, 1766


Photo by: M. Mettler
   
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:10
Information Source for Taxanomy:Wilson, Don E. / Mittermeier, Russell A. HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD; Vol. 1 - Carnivores, 2009
 
Head-Torso-Length:11,5 - 26 cm
Tail length:7 - 9 cm
Weight:25 - 250 g
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)
 


Current Holdings
Germany
 
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  • Aue (Zoo der Minis) 
     
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  • St. Peter-Ording (Westküstenpark) 
    Number: 2
    other EAZA countries
      Finland:
     
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  • Ranua (Wildlife Park) 
      Russia:
     
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  • Samara (Zoo) 
     
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  • Yaroslavl (Zoo) 
      UK/England:
     
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  • Newchapel (British Wildlife Centre) 
    Number: 4