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Malayan civet
Viverra tangalunga
GRAY, 1882

Photo by: R. Mantei
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:02
Subspecies:01. Viverra tangalunga tangalunga - Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo, Sumatra, Philippines
02. V.t. lankavensis - Langkawi Island (Malaysia)

Information Source for Taxonomy:Wilson, Don E. / Mittermeier, Russell A. HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD; Vol. 1 - Carnivores, 2009
Range:Malaysia, Borneo, Sumatra, Philippines
Habitat:Primary and disturbed forests
Head-Torso-Length:54 - 77,3 cm
Tail length:26 - 29,5 cm
Weight:3 - 7 kg
Food:Invertebrates, fruit, small mammals
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings • Former Holdings
  Philippines (2 Holding(s)):
  • Bacolod (Negros Forest Park) 
  • La Castellana (Eltoro Zoo De La Castellana) 
    Holding(s): 2