The banded mongoose is a small carnivore found in the savannas and grasslands of Africa. This species has a sturdy body with a large head, small ears, muscular limbs and a long tail. They forage in groups, using their keen sense of smell to locate prey. Their favorite foods are millipedes and beetles, which they retrieve from the ground or trees by utilizing their long claws.
- Naturally missing and worn teeth
- Skull Length 7cm (2.8in)
- Skull Width 4cm (1.6in)
- Skull Height 3.5cm (1.4in)