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Viverra (civets)

Synonyms: Moschothera; Vinerra; Vivera; Viverrictis

Wikipedia Abstract

Viverra is a mammalian genus that was first nominated and described by Carl Linnaeus in 1758 as comprising several species including the large Indian civet. The genus was subordinated to the viverrid family by John Edward Gray in 1821.
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Viverra bakeri
Viverra binotata
Viverra civettina (Malabar Large-spotted Civet) (Critically Endangered) (Attributes)
Viverra civettoides
Viverra indica
Viverra leakeyi (Leakey's civet)
Viverra megaspila (Large-spotted Civet) (Endangered) (Attributes)
Viverra melanurus
Viverra orbignyi
Viverra tangalunga (Malayan Civet) (Attributes)
Viverra zibetha (Large Indian Civet) (Attributes)

External References

Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2020-03-21; License: CC BY 4.0