| Latin Name
| Conservation Status
||37.5 - 60 cms (15 - 24 inches)
||17.5 - 37.5 cms (6.8 - 14.7 inches)
||0.9 - 3 Kgs (2 - 6.6 lbs)
| Life Expectancy
Bushy-Tailed Mongoose have a body length between 37.5 and 60 cms (15 - 24 inches), a tail length between 17.5 and 37.5 cms (6.8 - 14.7 inches) and they weigh between 0.9 and 3 kgs (2 - 6.6 lbs). They are greyish brown in colour and they have black legs.
Bushy-Tailed Mongoose can be found in the woodlands and moist savannahs of central Africa. They are solitary and active at night.
Bushy-Tailed Mongoose mainly feed on insects such as ants and termites, but they will also prey upon rodents and crabs.
Subspecies of the Bushy-Tailed Mongoose include:
Bdeogale crassicauda crassicauda
Bdeogale crassicauda nigrescens
Bdeogale crassicauda omnivora
Bdeogale crassicauda puisa
Bdeogale crassicauda tenuis
Bushy-Tailed Mongoose are also known as:
Very little else is known about Bushy-Tailed Mongoose.