Original source: Base map derived from File:BlankMap-World.png. Distribution data from IUCN Red List
Order : Carnivora
Family : Herpestidae
Subfamily : Herpestinae
Species : Dologale dybowskii
The Pousargues' mongoose is listed as Least Concern (LR/lc), lowest risk. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Namings for the PousarguesA Pousargues group is called a 'mongeese or mongaggle'.
Facts about the Pousargues's mongoose
Dologale dybowskii is found in Africa in the Central African Republic, northeast Zaire, southern Sudan, and throughout western Uganda (Nowak, 1999).
The rare Pousargueâ€™s mongoose (Dologale dybowskii) is also nearly endemic, living here and in the Victoria Basin Forest-Savanna Mosaic (IUCN 1992). (Full text)More animals beginning with P