W. Christopher Wozencraft. Division of Natural Sciences, Bethel College, 1001 W. McKinley Ave., Mishawaka, IN 46545
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Wilson & Reeder, eds. (2005): Status: IUCN - Endangered
Wilson & Reeder, eds. (2005): Comments: Youngman (1982, 1990) and Abramov (1999) placed lutreola in subgenus Lutreola. Revised by Matschie (1912), Novikov (1939), and Youngman (1982, 1990). Occasional hybrids occur between lutreola and putorius (Ognev, 1931; Tumanov and Abramov, 2002; Youngman, 1982). Synonyms allocated according to Ellerman and Morrison-Scott (1951)