Scientific names: Martes erminea, Musela rixosa
In Carrier territory the weasel usually encountered is the Short-tailed Weasel (Mustela erminea richardsoni). However this term appears to be applicable as well to the Least Weasel (Mustela rixosa) which is more rarely encountered.
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