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Banded Mangoose; Swahilli: Nkuchiro

Mungos mungo


Small; very distinctive markings; body colour varies from grizzled-grey to grey-brown; with number of dark brown to black transverse bands on the back, starting from just behind the shoulders till tail Photo was taken at Western Serengeti, Tanzania


Savanna, Acacia forest

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Smith Zoo
Smith Zoo 7 years ago

Amazing spot!

LisaPowers 7 years ago

Congrats! This spotting has been chosen as our PN fun fact for the day!

Karan Raghwa
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Karan Raghwa

Mara, Tanzania

Spotted on Aug 11, 2013
Submitted on Nov 9, 2013

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