Taxon profile


Steppe Polecat
Mustela eversmanii Lesson, 1827

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Mustelidae »  genus Mustela

Scientific synonyms

Putorius eversmanni
Putorius nigripeseversmannii
Mustela eversmannii Lesson, 1827 (misspelling) m

Least Concern


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Distribution maps

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Mustela eversmanii admirata (Pocock, 1936)
subspecies Mustela eversmanii amurensis (Ognev, 1930)
subspecies Mustela eversmanii eversmanii Lesson, 1827
subspecies Mustela eversmanii hungarica Éhik, 1928
subspecies Mustela eversmanii larvatus (Hodgson, 1849)
subspecies Mustela eversmanii michnoi (Kastschenko, 1910)
subspecies Mustela eversmanii talassicus Ognev, 1928

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [305320]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Mustela eversmanii Lesson, 1827]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Mustela eversmanii Lesson, 1827]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Mustela eversmannii Lesson, 1827]

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