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Pine Marten Martes martes
 

Identification: Dark brown with cream/orange throat.
Information: Distribution: scattered range in Wales and Northern England. Core distribution is in Scottish Highlands and Ireland.
Similar species: American Mink has blackish-brown fur and is found throughout the British Isles. Polecat: black fur, pale flanks and white facial markings, found in Wales, central England and the Lake District.