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.
Pine martens are elusive members of the weasel family
and their UK stronghold is in Scotland.
Fishers are members of the weasel family
. Despite their name, they are not at all associated with aquatic habitats.
For most of my life, skunks have been placed in the weasel family
A study of fishers, a member of the weasel family
, looked at movement of the animals in a variety of habitat scenarios near Albany, New York, from fragmented to intact areas.
Native to the Americas, Tayra are an omnivorous animal from the weasel family
and are renowned for being difficult to breed in captivity, adding to the staffs' delight.
As members of the weasel family
, otters are closely related to badgers, ferrets and minks.
Which member of the weasel family
is also known as a glutton or carcajou?
THE PINE MARTEN | A member of the weasel family
|(mustelids), martens are related to the polecat, otter, badger and stoat.
Not a cat at all, the fisher is one of the larger members of the weasel family
, which also includes river otters and minks.
The Mustelidae (weasel family
) is quite large, consisting of not only weasels but minks, ferrets, martens, badgers and otters.
It is a most handsome animal - a member of the weasel family
and slightly larger than a ferret, with dense smooth rich chocolate coloured fur finished off with a conspicuous creamy yellow bib.