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American mink


American mink
Informação sobre a Foto
Direitos de Autor: Marx Who (Marx44) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 172 W: 97 N: 913] (3795)
Género: Animals
Meio: Cor
Data da Foto: 2010-04-05
Categorias: Mammals
Câmara: Canon EOS 30 D, Canon 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM
Exposição: f/9.0, 1/100 segundos
More Photo Info: [view]
Versão da Foto: Versão Original
Data de Submissão: 2016-03-16 12:48
Visto: 1034
Pontos: 4
[Notas - Normas] Nota do Artista
The American mink is a semiaquatic species of mustelid native to North America, though human intervention has expanded its range to many parts of Europe and South America. Because of range expansion, the American mink is classed as a least-concern species by the IUCN. Since the extinction of the sea mink, the American mink is the only extant member of the genus Neovison. The American mink is a carnivore which feeds on rodents, fish, crustaceans, frogs, and birds. In its introduced range in Europe it has been classified as an invasive species linked to declines in European mink, Pyrenean desman, and water vole populations. It is the most frequently farmed animal for its fur, exceeding the silver fox, sable, marten, and skunk in economic importance


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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5804 W: 89 N: 14918] (62539)
  • [2016-03-16 14:55]

Hi Marx,very nice capture of this very rare guest of TN gallery,i like a lot the face expression,so curious and so nice,bright details and natural colors,very well done! Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2659 W: 278 N: 4873] (19685)
  • [2016-03-16 18:28]

Hello Marx,
This is one animal that is not easily captured on film. You have done a terrific job of photographing this particular specimen. From the looks of it's fur it had just recently come out of the water and is still drying out a bit. Great facial features and good eye contact. Love the beautiful rich chocolate color of it's thick fur.
Ron

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