One of the largest of the latter is the pine marten, which is still found in remote and uninhabited parts of our country.
The pine marten is the swiftest tree-climber in the world, bar one.
The Russian sable is the finest of the martens, the pine marten of Labrador being next in value.
The only British species of the genus is the pine marten, M. martes.
Our attention is suddenly drawn to a lively squirrel, who swings rapidly from branch to branch; a pine marten is in full pursuit.
The long lithe form of a pine marten glided straight to the fir tip, where Kagax had been a moment before.
The American sable or pine marten is said to have strange ways that have puzzled naturalists and hunters for years.