Namaqua Slender Mongoose


Namaqua Slender Mongoose
Namaqua Slender Mongoose[1]
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Herpestidae
Genus: Galerella
Species: G. sanguinea
Subspecies: G. s. swalius
Trinomial name
Galerella sanguinea swalius
Thomas, 1926

The Namaqua Slender Mongoose (Galerella sanguinea swalius), also known as the Namibian Slender Mongoose, is a subspecies of the Slender Mongoose.[1] It is endemic to Namibia.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b Wozencraft, W. Christopher (16 November 2005). "Order Carnivora (pp. 532-628)". In Wilson, Don E., and Reeder, DeeAnn M., eds. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2 vols. (2142 pp.). ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3/browse.asp?id=14000558. 
  2. ^ a b Mustelid Specialist Group (1996). "Galerella swalius". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2007. International Union for Conservation of Nature. http://www.iucnredlist.org/apps/redlist/details/41607. Retrieved 2008-04-15. 

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