Tuesday 21 May
Sable (Martes zibellina)
- The pelt of the sable is very valuable, and sables have been hunted for their fur for hundreds of years.
- Hunting both during the day and at night, the sable feeds mainly on rodents.
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Sable fact file
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Information on the sable (Martes zibellina) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.
- Also known as
- Japanese sable.
- Marta Cibelina. Top
IUCN Red List (July, 2012)
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The sable is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).Top
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