Gallery description : masked palm civet

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

Facts about asian palm civets
NameAsian Palm Civet
Life Span15 - 20 years
Average Litter Size2
Scientific NameParadoxurus hermaphroditus
Skin TypeFur
OrderCarnivora
ColourBlack, white, grey, yellow, brown, tan
DietCarnivore
PredatorsLions, snakes, leopards
GenusParadoxurus
HabitatTropical rainforest
LifestyleSolitary
Conservation StatusVulnerable
TypeMammal
PhylumChordata
FamilyViverridae
Weight1.4kg - 4.5kg (3lbs - 10lbs)
ClassMammalia
Distinctive FeaturesElongated body and snout with sharp, pointed teeth
Main PreyRodents, snakes, frogs
KingdomAnimalia
Size (H)43cm - 71cm (17in - 28in)
Image Details
Description Masked palm civet. Porcupine! 34- Miscellany - Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden
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Heigh 2936 pixels
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