name for a large number of small, carnivorous, terrestrial Old World mammals of the civet civet or civet cat, any of a large group of mostly nocturnal mammals of Herpestidae. Definition from Wiktionary, the free Herpestidae. A taxonomic family within the suborder Herpestidae on Wikipedia. Wikispecies-logo.svg

Herpestidae - mongooses. Dwarf Mongoose There are 34 species in this family. They are native to Africa and Asia, but they have been introduced all over the

Mongoose is the popular English name for 29 of 34 species in the 14 genera of the family Herpestidae, which are small carnivorans that are native to southern Herpestidaemongooses. Facebook. Twitter. KingdomAnimaliaanimals. Animalia: information (1) middot Animalia: pictures (19739) middot Animalia: specimens (7518) Information on Mongoose, scientifically known as Herpestidae in the Encyclopedia of Life

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Herpestidaemongooses. Facebook. Twitter. By Phil Myers. Last updated: May 31, 2000. Mongooses are mainly African, with one genus also widespread in Asia Any of various carnivorous mammals of the family Herpestidae, native to Asia, Africa, and southern Europe and introduced elsewhere, having a slender agile

General features and members of the family Herpestidae. The mongooses belong to one of four families of terrestrial cat-like mammals descended from the Aug 21, 2013 Nameedit. Herpestidae Bonaparte, 1845 Herpestidae in Mammal Species of the World. Wilson, Don E., amp Reeder, DeeAnn M. (editors)