Wolverine has a large trunk, up to 70 cm scalp hard, shiny, hair coloring, dark brown, brown and light brown, from shoulder to rump along the walkway and light stripes.
Wolverines are found in northern European USSR, in Siberia and the Far East, including the Kamchatka Peninsula and beyond USSR — In North America, in northern Scandinavia and occasionally in Manchuria. Extraction usually come out at night. In February and March, a female cub born 02.04.
Food Wolverines — birds and animals, including even such large as deer and elk. Do not give up and wolverines from frogs, fish and carrion. Often create food reserves, some of whom live as these stocks are not depleted.
Wolverines beat at any time of year, because they destroy valuable fur-bearing animals, causing great damage to the hunting economy. However, a special fishing on wolverines not, and extract them along the way in the hunt for other animals.
Skins Wolverines pick up the phone, with a cut on the rump, the right hair out.
Wolverine skins on the Ridge is not divided, but sorted into four grades (IV grade credit is 25%) and three of the defect. Skins with larger defects and skin pups refer to marriage. Wolverine is the only one not to be subjected stake-Deven.
In USSR harvested now 2 LLC-2500 hides, wolverine.
As in the blanks, and exports from the USSR fur skins wolverines are not important.
Prior to 1950, inclusive, almost all skins exported Wolverines (U.S. and Canada) since 1951, part of the mechanism used in the USSR. Removal of skins wolverine was in 1955 2.1 thousand., In 1956, 4, 8 thousand.; Exports in 1957-1959. increased slightly.
The implementation hides Wolverines abroad made the following prices (in Am. Dollars for one skin grade I): 1941 — 5,35-7,41, 1943 — 7,71-16,75, 1945 — 16,60-18,00, 1950 — 16,48-22,66, 1956 — 11.15. In 1959, prices rose wolverine pelts.
Wolverine skins are mainly for the manufacture of ladies' and men's clothing, and sometimes they make hats out and couplings.