Mustela rixosa

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Noun1.Mustela rixosa - of Canada and northeastern United States
weasel - small carnivorous mammal with short legs and elongated body and neck
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This frequency is within the optimal hearing range of barn owls (Tyro alba) (Paine, 1962), least weasels (Mustela rixosa) (Heffner and Heffner, 1985), red foxes (Vulpes fulva) (Osterholm, 1964) and coyotes (Canis latrans) (Peterson et al., 1969).