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The average weight of the weasel is 120g-198g (4.2oz - 7oz). The top speed it can reach is 25kph (15mph). Weasel (mustela nivalis) usually grows 22cm - 38cm (8.6in - 15in). The life span is 1 - 3 years. Weasel inhabits forest and open woodland. It has a fur skin type. The preferred food type is carnivore.

Facts about weasels
NameWeasel
PreyMice, lemmings, voles
Common NameWeasel
PredatorsHawks, foxes, snakes
Conservation StatusLeast concern
ColourDark and light brown, tan, white, black
GroupMammal
HabitatForest and open woodland
PhylumChordata
FamilyMustelidae
Life Span1 - 3 years
Average Litter Size5
DietCarnivore
Scientific NameMustela nivalis
GenusMustela
ClassMammalia
Weight120g-198g (4.2oz - 7oz)
OrderCarnivora
Skin TypeFur
Size (L)22cm - 38cm (8.6in - 15in)
Top Speed25kph (15mph)
KingdomAnimalia
LifestyleDiurnal/nocturnal
Image Details
Description Picture of a weasel. Description Bridled weasel.jpg
Width 2048 pixels
Heigh 1541 pixels
File type JPG
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