A NEW LOCATION RECORD OF EUROPEAN POLECAT (Mustela putorius L.) FROM NORTHEASTERN FORESTS IN TURKEY


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Gundogdu E.

SUMARSKI LIST, vol.142, pp.387-390, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 142
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.31298/sl.142.7-8.5
  • Title of Journal : SUMARSKI LIST
  • Page Numbers: pp.387-390

Abstract

The present study deals with European Polecat Mustela putorius found at one locality (near the Kop River in Bayburt) on the region of Eastern Black Sea of Turkey. This species are new records for the Northeastern Anatolia and the city of Bayburt. European polecat was previously reported from the region of Marmara, Trakya and Western Black Sea. The morphological and distributional features of this species are presented.