Amazon weasel

Amazon weasel

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SPECIES
Mustela africana
LENGTH
400 mm

The Amazon weasel, also known as the tropical weasel, is a species of weasel native to South America. It was first identified from a museum specimen mislabelled as coming from Africa, hence the scientific name.

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Distribution

Geography

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Amazon weasel habitat map

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Mating Habits

MATING BEHAVIOR
PREGNANCY DURATION
34-37 days
INDEPENDENT AGE
5 weeks

References

1. Amazon weasel Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_weasel
2. Amazon weasel on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/14025/45200982

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