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Noun1.Mustelidae - weaselsMustelidae - weasels; polecats; ferrets; minks; fishers; otters; badgers; skunks; wolverines; martens
mammal family - a family of mammals
Carnivora, order Carnivora - cats; lions; tigers; panthers; dogs; wolves; jackals; bears; raccoons; skunks; and members of the suborder Pinnipedia
mustelid, musteline, musteline mammal - fissiped fur-bearing carnivorous mammals
genus Mustela, Mustela - type genus of the family Mustelidae: minks and weasels
genus Ictonyx, Ictonyx - a genus of Mustelidae
Lutrinae, subfamily Lutrinae - subdivision not used in some classifications: otters
genus Lutra, Lutra - in some classifications considered a genus of the subfamily Lutrinae
Enhydra, genus Enhydra - sea otters
Mephitinae, subfamily Mephitinae - subdivision not used in some classifications: skunks
genus Mephitis, Mephitis - in some classifications: type genus of the subfamily Mephitinae
Conepatus, genus Conepatus - a genus of Mustelidae
genus Spilogale, Spilogale - a genus of Mustelidae
Melinae, subfamily Melinae - subdivision not used in some classifications: badgers
genus Taxidea, Taxidea - in some classifications considered a genus of subfamily Melinae
genus Meles, Meles - in some classifications: type genus of the subfamily Melinae
genus Melogale, Melogale - a genus of Mustelidae
Arctonyx, genus Arctonyx - a genus of Mustelidae
genus Gulo, Gulo - a genus of Mustelidae
genus Grison - a genus of Mustelidae
genus Galictis - alternative name for the genus Grison
genus Martes, Martes - martens
Charronia, genus Charronia - a genus of Mustelidae
Eira, genus Eira - a genus of Mustelidae
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Mae'r bele yn anifail sy'n gynhenid i Ynysoedd Prydain ac yn perthyn i deulu'r Mustelidae, sef yr un teulu a'r wenci, y carlwm a'r ffwlbart.
However, carnivores, especially those more closely related to otters (i.e., Mustelidae spp.), did not avoid times when otters were active when compared with activity at control sites.
Nuevas observaciones sobre conducta, ecologia y densidad de Lutra felina (Molina, 1782) (Carnivora, Mustelidae) en Chile.
La comadreja cola larga (Mustela frenata Lichtenstein, 1831) es un carnivoro de la familia Mustelidae; se le encuentra desde el suroeste de Canada hasta Argentina, en Mexico se les halla en toda la Republica Mexicana, con excepcion de la parte oeste de Sonora y la peninsula de Baja California (Sheffield & Thomas, 1997; Feldhamer et al., 2007).
(2013) interpreted differences in the degree of SSD in four Mustelidae species in accordance with the niche variation hypothesis.
The American badger (Taxidea taxus) is one of the largest members of the weasel family (Mustelidae) in North America, second only to the wolverine, and it's one of nine species of badgers found worldwide.
Sable, Martes zibellina (Linnaeus, 1758), one of eight species of Mustela (Mustelidae, Carnivora), is a circumboreal ones (Li, 2012; Steven et al.
Morphological variability of the cranium of Lontra longicaudis (Carnivora: Mustelidae): a morphometric and geographic analysis.
The Fisher (Pekania pennanti) is a mid-sized forest-dwelling carnivore in the weasel family (Mustelidae).