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Genetta genetta (Common Genet) is a species of viverrids in the family viverrids. They are native to Algeria, Zambia, Chad, Benin, South Africa, Tunisia, Zimbabwe, Niger, Ethiopia, Morocco, Egypt, Angola, Yemen, Gambia, Mali, Namibia, Guinea, Lesotho, Sudan, Burkina Faso, the Palearctic, Central African Republic, Oman, Côte D’Ivoire, Uganda, Djibouti, Libya, Senegal, Nigeria, Eritrea, Kenya, Ghana, Cameroon, Saudi Arabia, and Botswana. They are solitary, nocturnal omnivores. Individuals are known to live for 408 months and can grow to 552.4400000000001 mm. They rely on running and arboreal (locomotion) to move around.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Common Genet. View this species on GBIF