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SPECIES Herpestes semitorquatus

Author:Gray, 1846.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., [ser. 1], 18: 211.
Common Name:Collared Mongoose
Type Locality:"Borneo" [Mainland opposite Labuan = Brunei)].
Distribution:Indonesia (Borneo and Sumatra).
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Schwarz (1947) concluded that semitorquatus was a red color morph of the dark brachyurus, however, see comments under brachyurus.
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SUBSPECIES semitorquatus

SUBSPECIES uniformis

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