beech marten definition

  • noun:
    • Martes foina, a marten of Eurasia.
    • the rock marten of Europe (Mustela foina).
    • Mustela foina, 1 of 2 types or varieties of the European marten, usually distinguished through the common pine-marten, M. martes, because of the white throat many other outside functions, plus by some differences in habits. Also referred to as stonc-marten.
    • Eurasian marten having a brown layer with pale breast and throat
    • Martes foina, a marten of Eurasia.
    • the stone marten of European countries (Mustela foina).
    • Mustela foina, 1 of 2 species or kinds of the European marten, frequently distinguished from typical pine-marten, M. martes, because of the white throat and some various other outside functions, including by some differences in habits. Also called stonc-marten.
    • Eurasian marten having a brown coat with pale breast and neck

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