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Owston's banded palm civet
Chrotogale owstoni
(Syn.: Hemigalus owstoni)
THOMAS, 1912

Photo by: J. Pfleiderer
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:00
Information Source for Taxonomy:Wilson, Don E. / Mittermeier, Russell A. HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD; Vol. 1 - Carnivores, 2009
Range:S China (Yunnan & Guangxi), Laos and Vietnam
Habitat:Primary decidous and evergreen forest, bamboo forest and degraded forest
Head-Torso-Length:56 - 72 cm
Tail length:35 - 47 cm
Weight:2,5 - 4,2 kg
IUCN status:EN (Endangered)

Current Holdings • Former Holdings
Europe (NonEU)
  United Kingdom (3 Holding(s)):
  • Newquay (Zoo) 
  • Shaldon (Wildlife Trust, Teignmouth) 
  • Thrigby (Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens) 
    Holding(s): 3
      Vietnam (1 Holding(s)):
  • Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon Zoo and Botanical Gardens) 
    Holding(s): 1