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dc.contributor.authorGarst, Genevieve Sherwin, 1922-2013
dc.contributor.authorGarst, Warren, 1922-2016
dc.coverage.spatialSoutheastern Asia
dc.coverage.temporal1968-01
dc.date1968-01
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T06:39:59Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T06:39:59Z
dc.descriptionScientific Classification: Kingdom: Animalia ; Phylum: Chordata ; Class: Mammalia ; Order: Carnivora ; Family: Viverridae ; Genus: Arctogalidia ; Genus species: Arctogalidia trivirgata
dc.descriptionAnimal characteristics: Head-Body Length: 51 cm ; Weight: 2.4 kg ; Identification: The small-toothed palm civet can be silver, buff, or dark-brown in color. It has three thin, dark stripes running down its back and a white streak in the middle of its nose. ; Habitat: Dense forests ; Diet: Omnivore: insects, small mammals, birds, lizards, frogs, fruit ; Reproduction: There is no set breeding season for this species. Dens are built in trees. Gestation lasts 45 days, with three young being born. Females usually have two litters each year. Civets can live up to 11 years in the wild. ; Social Structure: Civets are solitary. ; Behavior: The main features of a civet's behavior is that it is arboreal and nocturnal. ; Status: Threatened: deforestation ; Interesting Facts: The main interest man has in the civet is collecting musk from the pods, or glands, near the reproductive organs of the female and male. It is accordingly used in some of the best perfumes.
dc.format.mediumslides (photographs)
dc.identifierMGARaaaa100880
dc.identifierGarst_13466.tif
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10217/53934
dc.publisherColorado State University. Libraries
dc.relationFinding aid: https://lib2.colostate.edu/archives/findingaids/manuscripts/mgar.html
dc.relation.isformatofSlide no. G13466
dc.relation.ispartofGarst (Warren and Genevieve) Collection
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dc.sourceOriginal: 35 mm slide ; color
dc.subjectmongoose
dc.subjectSmall-toothed palm civet
dc.subject.lcshArctogalidia
dc.subject.lcshViverridae
dc.subject.lcshCarnivora
dc.subject.lcshMammals
dc.subject.lcshVertebrates
dc.subject.lcshChordata
dc.subject.lcshPredatory animal
dc.titleSmall-toothed palm civet sitting in tree close up
dc.typeStillImage
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