African civet facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAfrican civet
C. c. civetta (Schreber, 1776)
|Range of the African civet|
The African civet (Civettictis civetta) is a large type of civet in the family Viverridae. It is native to Sub-Saharan Africa￼￼. It is a Least Concern species. In some countries, it is threatened by hunting, and wild African civets are kept for producing civetone to make some types of perfume.
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