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Reproduced by courtesy of Charles Scribner's Sons from Ernest Thompson Seton's "Life-Histories of Northern Animals." Copyrighted 1909 in the United States. by Ernest Thompson Seton.

MAP 4.-RANGE OF THE AMERICAN MARTENS IN CANADA

This map is founded chiefly on records by J. Richardson, J. Bachman, S. F. Baird, R. MacFarlane, E. W. Nelson, R. Bell, H. C. Yarrow, A. P. Low, C. Hart Merriam, O. Bangs, E. A. Preble, J. Macoun, W. H. Osgood, C. B. Bagster, D. G. Elliot, J. Fannin, J. D. Figgins, E. T. Seton, S. N. Rhoads, A. E. Verrill, and E. R. Warren.

 

The following are recognized:

 

Mustela americana Turton, with its 5 races,

Mustela atrata Bangs. The Newfoundland species. Mustela caurina Merriam, in 2 races, caurina and origenes, Mustela nesophila Osgood, In Queen Charlotte Islands.

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