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SPECIES Arctictis binturong

Author:Raffles, 1821.
Citation:Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond., 13: 253.
Common Name:Binturong
Type Locality:"Malacca".
Distribution:Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma, China (Yunnan), India (incl. Sikkim), Indonesia (Kalimantan, Java, Sumatra), Laos, Malaysia, Nepal, Philippine Isls (Palawan), Thailand, Vietnam.
Status:CITES Appendix III (India); IUCN Vulnerable as A. b. whitei, otherwise Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Revised by Pocock (1933a). Synonyms allocated according to Pocock (1933a, 1941a), Ellerman and Morrison-Scott (1951), and D. D. Davis (1962).
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SUBSPECIES binturong

SUBSPECIES albifrons

SUBSPECIES kerkhoveni

SUBSPECIES menglaensis

SUBSPECIES penicillatus

SUBSPECIES whitei

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