Details of this species in Patagonia (Chile)
Source: Delibes et al. 2003
Species Notes for this Location:
Mustela vison (American mink) is spreading in Patagonia.
Management Notes for this Location:
The American mink is the subject of a dispersal control programme in Chilean Patagonia (Ruiz et al. 1996; in Jaksic et al. 2002), and the potential for mink fur to be used in handcrafts is being investigated (Jaksic et al. 2002).
Last Modified: 13/03/2006 12:34:07 p.m.