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Noun1.Melogale - a genus of MustelidaeMelogale - a genus of Mustelidae    
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Mustelidae, Mustelidae - weasels; polecats; ferrets; minks; fishers; otters; badgers; skunks; wolverines; martens
ferret badger - small ferret-like badger of southeast Asia
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However, in June 2013, after ruling out the possibility of canine distemper and pseudorabies infections in three dead ferret badgers (Melogale moschata) from Nantou and Yunlin Counties and using a series of tests for rabies diagnosis at the National Taiwan University, including Immunohistochemistry (IHC) and RT-PCR, the first rabies case was finally confirmed on June 26, 2013 by the National Laboratory, Animal Health Research Institute, Council of Agriculture, and Executive Yuan, Taiwan.
Epidemiological surveillance of rabies in yellow mongooses (Mustela sibirica) and ferret badgers (Melogale moschata) in Jiangxi Province [in Chinese].
Food habits of three carnivore species (Viverriicula indica, Herpestes urva, and Melogale moschata) in fushan forest, northern Taiwan.
On July 16, 2013, three ferret-badgers (Melogale moschata) (Figure) tested positive for rabies by fluorescent antibody testing at the Animal Health Research Institute, Council of Agriculture of Taiwan.
Frugivory and seed dispersal by a small carnivore, the Chinese ferret-badger, Melogale moschata, in a fragmented subtropical forest of central China.