Gallery description : malayan civet

The average weight is 1.4kg - 4.5kg (3lbs - 10lbs). These mammals usually live 15 - 20 years. Malayan Civet is a mammal that usually inhabits tropical rainforest. It has a fur skin type. The preferred food type is carnivore.

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Facts about malayan civets
NameMalayan Civet
KingdomAnimalia
LifestyleSolitary
Life Span15 - 20 years
DietCarnivore
FamilyViverridae
Skin TypeFur
OrderCarnivora
ColourBlack, white, grey, yellow, brown, tan
Scientific NameViverra tangalunga
PhylumChordata
PredatorsTiger, snakes, leopards
ClassMammalia
Average Litter Size2
Weight1.4kg - 4.5kg (3lbs - 10lbs)
HabitatTropical rainforest
TypeMammal
GenusViverra
Size (H)43cm - 71cm (17in - 28in)
Main PreyRodents, snakes, frogs
Conservation StatusVulnerable
Distinctive FeaturesElongated body and snout with sharp, pointed teeth
Image Details
Description Malayan civet. Malayan Civet at Rotterdam 10/05/09 » Rotterdam Zoo Gallery
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