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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Mustelidae
Subfamily: Mustelinae
Genera and species

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Mustelinae range

Mustelinae is a paraphyletic[1] subfamily of family Mustelidae, which includes wolverines, weasels, ferrets, martens, and minks, to the exclusion of the otters (Lutrinae).

Extant species of Mustelinae[edit]

Subfamily Mustelinae

Many of the fashion furs come from this subfamily: ermine, sable, weasel, must, polecat, marten.[2]


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