Giant genet (Genetta victoriae)

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Giant genet fact file

Giant genet description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyViverridae
GenusGenetta (1)

Information on the giant genet (Genetta victoriae) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
giant forest genet, giant servaline genet.
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Giant genet status

The giant genet is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (July, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Giant genet in tree at night  
Giant genet in tree at night

© Vladimir Dinets

Vladimir Dinets
University of Miami
Biology Dept.
1301 Memorial Dr
Coral Gables
FL 33146
United States of America
dinets@gmail.com
http://dinets.travel.ru

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