Mellivora capensis


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Noun1.Mellivora capensis - nocturnal badger-like carnivore of wooded regions of Africa and southern AsiaMellivora capensis - nocturnal badger-like carnivore of wooded regions of Africa and southern Asia
mustelid, musteline, musteline mammal - fissiped fur-bearing carnivorous mammals
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Mills, "Scent-marking behaviour of the honey badger, Mellivora capensis (Mustelidae), in the southern Kalahari," Animal Behaviour, Vol.
In addition to brown hyaenas, we also recorded one visit by a small spotted genet Genetta genetta, two visits by leopards and one visit by two honey badgers Mellivora capensis at the monitored defecation sites.
Rabies has also been reported in other subspecies, such as honey badgers (Mellivora capensis) and European badgers (Meles meles) in Africa and Europe.