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Banded Mongoose

Banded Mongoose

Description:

The Banded Mongoose (Mungos mungo) is a mongoose commonly found in the central and eastern parts of Africa. An adult animal can reach a length of 30 to 45 cm and a weight of 1.5 to 2.25 kg. The tail is 15 to 30 cm long.



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4 Comments

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

My father used to read us the Kipling story about the mongoose and his battle with the Cobras.

lori.tas
lori.tas 8 years ago

Kewl!

animaisfotos
animaisfotos 8 years ago

What a capture. Lovely photos. Thanks for sharing.

martiwrites
martiwrites 8 years ago

Isn't that a mongoose?

NeilHarris
Spotted by
NeilHarris

North-West, Botswana

Lat: -17.84, Long: 25.08

Spotted on Jul 2, 2008
Submitted on Feb 22, 2011

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