Javan Ferret-Badger ©www.pinterest.com
Javan Ferret-Badger ©www.pinterest.com

Order Carnivora

Family Mustelidae

Scientific Name

Melogale orientalis

Thumbnail Description

It is often found in dense undergrowth and it may be able to scramble about in trees and bushes

Size and Weight

Adults:

BODY-LENGTH: 35 to 40 cm (14 to 16 in)

TAIL: 14.5 to 17 cm (6 to 7 in)

WEIGHT: 1 and 2 kg (2.2 and 4.4 lb)

Habitat

Hilly, mountainous areas; altitude 1,180 m (3,871 ft)

Distribution

Indonesia (Bali, Java)

Diet

Small animals, birds, amphibians, eggs, carrion, invertebrates, fruit

Reproduction

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Baby Name

Cubs

Home Range

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Nocturnal

Conservation Status

Data Deficient