Taxon profile


Steppe Polecat
Mustela eversmannii Lesson, 1827

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

Scientific synonyms

Mustela eversmanii Lesson, 1827
Putorius eversmanni
Putorius nigripeseversmannii

IUCN category:Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Mustela eversmannii admirata Pocock, 1936
subspecies Mustela eversmannii amurensis Ognev, 1930
subspecies Mustela eversmannii eversmanii Lesson, 1827
subspecies Mustela eversmannii hungarica Éhik, 1928
subspecies Mustela eversmannii larvatus Hodgson, 1849
subspecies Mustela eversmannii michnoi Kastschenko, 1910
subspecies Mustela eversmannii 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 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [29679]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Mustela eversmanii Lesson, 1827]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
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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