Dwarf Mongoose (Helogale parvula)

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Details of Dwarf Mongoose (Helogale parvula)

The common dwarf mongoose is primarily found in dry grassland, open forests, and bush land, up to 2,000 m in altitude.

It is especially common in areas with many termite mounds, their favorite sleeping place. 

 

 

 

 

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Short Overview

Length: 18-28 cm


Weight: 280 g


Active: Diurnal


Habitat: Thickets and woodland with termitaria


Food: Termites, worms, snails, insects


 

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