Creature of the Week

Week of August 11th, 2013

African civet

African civets belong to the family Viverridae which characteristics include: four or five toes to each foot, half-retractable claws, and a rough, prickly tongue. They are primarily nocturnal mammals and have an omnivorous diet. To catch their prey, they rely more upon smell and sound than sight.

  1. xenomorphictendencies reblogged this from creature-of-the-week
  2. creature-of-the-week posted this