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

Photo by: K. Rudloff (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
other EAZA countries
  • Novosibirsk (Zoo) 
  • Samara (Zoo) 
  • Vladivostok (Sadgorod Zoo) 
    Number: 3