Gambian mongoose

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Gambian mongoose

Order : Carnivora
Family : Herpestidae
Subfamily : Herpestinae
Species : Mungos gambianus


The Gambian mongoose is listed as Data Deficient (DD), inadequate information to make a direct, or indirect, assessment of its risk of extinction, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the Gambian mongoose
A Gambian mongoose group is called a 'mongeese or mongaggle'.
Gambian mongoose habitats
Dry savanna and Savanna

Facts about the Gambian mongoose

The Gambian mongoose is widely distributed over moist savanna areas from Gambia to Nigeria (Walker, 1999 and Alden et al. (Full text)

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