Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

brown palm civet

(Paradoxurus jerdoni


it is a brown mammal.


The brown palm civet's distribution extends from the southern tip of Western Ghats in Kalakkad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve to Castle Rock in Goa to the north. further distribution is possible.


I have seen it in Kodaikanal, Kalakkad mudanthurai.In kodai I suggest to go around 1 am to 5am to see it.I had the luck to see 2 at 3 am . Though sightings of it are rare suggested places I recommend 1. kodaikanal- Upper Lake View Road 2. Kalakkad forest- Tamil Nadu side 3. ooty- very rare

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Spotted by

Tamil Nadu, India

Spotted on Oct 4, 2010
Submitted on Aug 20, 2012

Related Spottings

Asian palm civet Asian Palm Civet Common Palm Civet Asian palm civet

Nearby Spottings

Spotting Spotting Spotting Spotting
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team