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Asian badger*
Meles leucurus
(Syn.: Meles meles leucurus)*
(HODGSON, 1847)

Photo by: W. Dreier (Bild zeigt UA M. l. amurensis)
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:02
Information Source for Taxanomy:Wilson, Don E. / Mittermeier, Russell A. HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD; Vol. 1 - Carnivores, 2009
Head-Torso-Length:49,5 - 70 cm
Tail length:13 - 20,5 cm
Weight:3,5 - 9 kg
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings
European Union
Non-EU and other EAZA countries
  Russia (4 Holding(s)):
  • Irkutsk (Zoopark Polyana) 
  • Irkutsk (Zoosad) 
  • Novosibirsk (Zoopark imeni R.A. Shilo) 
  • Vladivostok (Zoopark Sadgorod) 
    Number: 4