Japanese marten (Martes melampus)

Also known as: Tsushima Island marten
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyMustelidae
GenusMartes (1)
Top facts

The Japanese marten is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

Information on the Japanese marten (Martes melampus) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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  1. IUCN Red List (July, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org