Accepted scientific name:
Suricata suricatta (Schreber, 1776) (accepted name) 4 literature references for Suricata suricatta (Schreber, 1776)
Synonyms: -
Infraspecific taxon: Suricata suricatta iona Cabral, 1971
Suricata suricatta marjoriae Bradfield, 1936
Suricata suricatta suricatta (Schreber, 1776)
Common names:
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Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Carnivora
Family Herpestidae
Genus Suricata
Distribution: Africa
Additional data: -
Source database: ITIS, Sep 2009
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Wozencraft W.C., 15-Aug-2007
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