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Taiwan High Mountain Least Weasel

Taiwan High Mountain Least Weasel Range Map (Taiwan)
Taiwan High Mountain Least Weasel Range Map (Taiwan)






Latin Name Mustela formosana
Conservation Status Data Deficient
Location Asia
Colour Brown
Length 16 cms (6.3 inches)
Tail 7 cms (2.8 inches)
Weight -
Life Expectancy

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Main Characteristics

Taiwan High Mountain Least Weasels have a body length of approximately 16 cms (6.3 inches) and a tail length of approximately 7 cms (2.8 inches). They have a slender build and they are dark brown in colour with a white underside.

Habitat

Taiwan High Mountain Least Weasels can be found in mountainous areas of Taiwan.

Subspecies

There are no known subspecies of the Taiwan High Mountain Least Weasel.

Interesting Facts

The Taiwan High Mountain Least Weasel is a newly described species and little information is known. It is assumed that its behaviour is similar to that of the least weasel.

Similar Animals

Japanese Weasel
Long-Tailed Weasel
Malayan Weasel
Mountain Weasel
Patagonian Weasel
Siberian Weasel
Tropical Weasel
Indonesian Mountain Weasel

 


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