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Honey Badger
Temporal range: Middle Pliocene-Recent
Honey Badger
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Suborder: Caniformia
Superfamily: Musteloidea
Family: Mustelidae
Subfamily: Mellivorinae
Genus: Mellivora
Species: M. capensis
Binomial name
Mellivora capensis
(Schreber, 1776)
Honey Badger range
Range of M. capensis

Other names

Also known as the Ratel.

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References

  1. ^ Begg, K., Begg, C. & Abramov, A. (2008). Mellivora capensis. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on June 30, 2008.

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