family Mustelidae

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Synonyms for family Mustelidae

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Family Mustelidae which also includes weasels, martens, polecats, badgers, skunks, grisons and minks.
The family Mustelidae includes ferrets as well as skunks, weasels, mink, badgers, and otters.
Order Carnivora Family Mustelidae (Weasels) Mustela erminea ROM 26381 complete left humerus.
Family Dipodidae (Zapodinae) (jumping mice) Zapus hudsonius (Zimmermann), I meadow jumping mouse Order Carnivora (canids) Family Canidae (canids) Canis latrans Say, coyote I Urocyon cinereoargenteus I (Schreber), gray fox Vulpes vulpes (Linnaeus), red fox I Family Procyonidae (raccoons and allies) Procyon lotor (Linnaeus), raccoon I Family Mustelidae (weasels, badger, otter) Lutra canadensis (Schrebder), river otter I The river otter became extirpated in 1942, but was reintroduced between 1995 and 1999.
Within carnivores members of the family Mustelidae are thought to show low levels of polymorphism, with most species in the range of 0-10%, and heterozygosity, 0-3.