Archive for May, 2012

Common Palm Civet: The Cat-Sized Mammal

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Common Palm Civet goes by several other names such as Mentawai Palm, Paradoxurus Hermaphroditus, or by Toddy Cat. They belong to Viverridae family. As per the studies of IUSN Common Palm Civet are spread across many regions and they have wider range of habitats. Common Palm Civets are hunted in China for their meat. Civet’s droppings help to harvest coffee. They come out at night to find their mouth-watering meal. Distribution: They are spread across many regions such as central, south and Southeastern Read more [...]