Collared mongoose

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Collared mongoose
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Herpestidae
Genus: Herpestes
Species: H. semitorquatus
Binomial name
Herpestes semitorquatus
Gray, 1846
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Collared mongoose range

The collared mongoose (Herpestes semitorquatus) is a species of mongoose in the family Herpestidae. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, and Malaysia.


  1. ^ Hon, J.; Duckworth, J.W.; Azlan, A.; Jennings, A. & Veron, G. (2008). "Herpestes semitorquatus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 22 March 2009.  Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of data deficient