Short-tailed mongoose

Short-tailed mongoose

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Herpestes brachyurus

The short-tailed mongoose is a mongoose species native to Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra and Borneo. It inhabits evergreen forest and rural gardens from sea level to an elevation of 1,500 m . It is listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List since 2008.

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Short-tailed mongoose habitat map

References

1. Short-tailed mongoose Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Short-tailed_mongoose
2. Short-tailed mongoose on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/41610/45206655

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