Black-footed Ferrets

Black-footed Ferrets
Mustela nigripes

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The Black-Footed Ferret
Scientific Name: Mustela nigripes

Taxonomy:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Mustelidae
Genus: Mustela
Species: Nigripes

Animal Desription:
Length: 20-24 inches long; a 5-6 inch long tail
Weight: 2-3 lbs
Physical Appearance: long, slender bodies,
short legs, tan fur on back, black masks, paws,
and tip of tail


 

 

 


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