Order Carnivora Bowdich 1821

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Family Canidae Gray 1821, canids

Genus Canis Linnaeus 1758, wolves

  • Canis lupus Linnaeus 1758, wolf – rare drop ins.

Genus Vulpes Frisch 1775, true foxes

  • Vulpes vulpes (Linnaeus 1758), red fox – common.

Genus Nyctereutes

  • Nyctereutes procyonoides (Gray, 1834), raccoon dog - rare. Tracks seen near the Chernuye Sheli at the end of March 2010. Personal message of Краснова Е.Д. and Шекарова О.Н.

Family Ursidae Gray 1825

Genus Ursus Linnaeus 1758, bears

  • Ursus arctos Linnaeus 1758, brown bear – common.

Family Mustelidae Swainson 1835, the weasel family

Genus Gulo Pallas 1780

  • Gulo gulo (Linnaeus 1758), wolverine – rare.

Genus Lutra Brisson 1762, otters

  • Lutra lutra Linnaeus 1758, European Otter – extremely rare.

Genus Martes Pinel 1792, martens

  • Martes martes (Linnaeus 1758), European Pine Marten – rare.

Genus Mustela Linnaeus 1758, weasels

  • Mustela erminea Linnaeus 1758, stoat, ermine, or short-tailed weasel – common.
  • Mustela nivalis Linnaeus 1766, least weasel – common.
  • Mustela vison Schreber 1777, American mink – rare.

Family Felidae Gray 1827, felids

Genus Lynx Kerr 1792, lynxes

  • Lynx lynx (Linnaeus 1758), Eurasian Lynx – rare.

Family Phocidae Gray 1825, true seals, or earless seals

Genus Erignathus Gill 1866

  • Erignathus barbatus (Erxleben 1777), Bearded Seal, or Square Flipper Seal – common.

Genus Halichoerus Nilsson 1820,

  • Halichoerus grypus (Fabricius 1791), Grey Seal – rare.

Genus Phoca Linnaeus 1758,

  • Phoca groenlandica Erxleben 1777, Harp Seal – common.
  • Phoca hispida Schreber 1775, Ringed Seal – common.

Family Odobenida Allen 1880

Genus Odobenus Brisson 1762, walrus

  • Odobenus rosmarus L. 1758, walrus – very rare.
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