Martes martes

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Synonyms for Martes martes

dark brown marten of northern Eurasian coniferous forests


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A PCR-RFLP-based method to distinguish sable (Martes zibellina) and pine marten (Martes martes).
1964: Distribution and fluctuations of the pine marten, Martes martes (L.), in Scotland.--Journal of Animal Ecology 33: 349-356.
Researchers studied how foxes and (Vulpes vulpes) and the European pine marten (Martes martes) consumed the fruit of the rowan tree (Sorbus aucuparia) in the Cordillera Cantabrica mountain range, and found that both species were capable of tracking yearly differences in the abundance of rowan fruit in Cantabrian forests, and in addition showed a marked preference for the most productive trees.
The pine marten (Martes martes)is a member of the weasel family, native to Northern Europe.