Long-nosed mongoose

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Long-nosed mongoose

Order : Carnivora
Family : Herpestidae
Subfamily : Herpestinae
Species : Herpestes naso


The Long-nosed 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 longnosed mongoose
A longnosed mongoose group is called a 'mongeese or mongaggle'.
Some facts about the
Long-snouted mongoose

Adult weight : 3 kg (6.6 lbs)

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Facts about the long-nosed mongoose

A long-nosed mongoose is about the size of a fat squirrel with a short, straight tail and a long nose.

For example, "{i Wepinga-pinga} [Long-nosed mongoose] is {i koukou} [menrquote s food] from the old religion of before; our grandfathers didn't eat it together.

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