Taxon profile


Short-tailed Mongoose
Herpestes brachyurus Gray, 1837

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Herpestidae - civets »  genus Herpestes

IUCN category:Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Herpestes brachyurus brachyurus Gray, 1837
subspecies Herpestes brachyurus javanensis Bechthold, 1936
subspecies Herpestes brachyurus palawanus Allen, 1910

Herpestes brachyurus palawanus

subspecies Herpestes brachyurus parvus Jentink, 1895
subspecies Herpestes brachyurus sumatrius Thomas, 1921

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [41610]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Herpestes brachyurus Gray, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Herpestes brachyurus Gray, 1836]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Herpestes brachyurus Gray, 1837]

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