Viverridae is a family of small to medium-sized mammals, the viverrids (/ v aɪ ˈ v ɛ r ɪ d z /), comprising 15 genera, which are subdivided into 38 species. 
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Viverridae (civets, genets, mongooses; suborder Fissipedia (or Feliformia), superfamily Feloidea) A family of primitive, short-legged, long-bodied, mainly nocturnal ...
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Carnivora Family: Viverridae
ORDER CARNIVORA FAMILY VIVERRIDAE CIVETS AND GENETS General features and members of the family Viverridae. The civets and genets belong to one of the four families of ...
Related WordsSynonymsLegend: Switch to new thesaurus Noun 1. Viverridae - genets; civets; mongooses family Viverridae, family Viverrinae, Viverrinae mammal family - a ...
The Viverridae is a family of small to medium-sized mammals, the viverrids. They are in the Feliformia, the cat-like carnivores. The family is made up of 15 genera ...
Viverrid (family Viverridae), any of 35 species of small Old World mammals including civets, genets, and linsangs. Viverrids are among the most poorly known carnivores.
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