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Weasle

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The weasel is a slender mammalian animal, living above all in holes in the ground. Eat rabbits, hens. It belongs to the Mustelidae family.

Scientific denomination and classification[edit | edit source]

His denomination scientific is Mustela. The weasel is a mammal of the Mustelidae family about 30 centimeters long, including 4 centimeters of tail.

Behaviour[edit | edit source]

They eats small vertebrates, especially rodents and birds. They lives Europe, Asia, North America and Africa.

Habitat[edit | edit source]

It lives in hols of the ground or in the cavities of the trees both in the plains and in the mountains.

Evolution[edit | edit source]

The family of the weasel is that of mustelids. Weasle have ancestorst in common the Raccon.

Its presence in the fables and stories[edit | edit source]

The presence of weasels in the tales are in those of Esopo "the bat and the weasel"

Its presence in art (images)[edit | edit source]

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(Other details)[edit | edit source]

The weasel is a mammal of the Mustelidae family about 30 centimeters long, including 4 centimeters of tail.

short description[edit | edit source]

the weasel is gray and white on the belly.

Notes[edit | edit source]

Goes hunting, often at night, looking for rabbits, hares, mice and small birds.

Bibliography[edit | edit source]

https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mustela_nivalis

External links[edit | edit source]

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