African civet

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African Civet[1]
Civettictis civetta 11.jpg
African Civet, Civettictis civetta
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Faimily: Viverridae
Subfaimily: Viverrinae
Genus: Civettictis
Species: C. civetta
Binomial name
Civettictis civetta
(Schreber, 1776)
Subspecies[1]
C.c.civetta
C.c.australis
C.c.congica
C.c.pauli
C.c.schwarzi
C.c.volkmanni
Habitat range of the African civet.jpg

The African civet (/ˈsɪvɪt/; Civettictis civetta) is the lairgest representative o the African Viverridae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M., eds. (2005). "Civettictis civetta". Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 
  2. Ray, J., Gaubert, P. & Hoffmann, M. (2008). "Civettictis civetta". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2010.1. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 12 June 2010.