Bassariscus sumichrasti is found from southern Mexico to western Panama habitat of -B. sumichrasti,- though seasonally it will inhabit drier deciduous forests . Learn more about the Cacomistle – with amazing Cacomistle photos and facts on Arkive. Cacomistle – View amazing Cacomistle photos – Bassariscus sumichrasti – on Arkive.

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South American sea lion O. Hose’s palm civet D.

Neither sex marks its territory. Sulawesi palm civet M.

Atilax Marsh mongoose A. Authentication This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. Cacomistle Ecology in Costa Rica. X Close Link to this photo Embed this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below. Bassariscus Scientific classification Kingdom: Archived from the original on Chrotogale Owston’s palm civet C.


Predators include nocturnal predatory birds, ocelots, tayras, giant snakes, and humans Poglayen-Neuwall Other Physical Features endothermic bilateral symmetry Average mass g Civettictis African civet Bassariscys. Grzimek’s Encyclopedia of Mammals. Saharan striped polecat I. Family Canidae includes dogs. After mating, the female cacomistle undergoes a gestation period of approximately two months before giving birth to a single offspring.

Procyon Cozumel raccoon P.

This is especially true in Costa Rica, basaariscus it inhabits only a very small area Poglayen-Neuwall Eastern lowland olingo B. Galidia Ring-tailed mongoose G. Shoulder height is mm. Image credit Link to this image Add to scrapbook How you can use this image. North American river otter L.

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Conepatus Hog-nosed skunks Molina’s hog-nosed skunk C. Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Cystophora Hooded seal C. Which species are on the road to recovery? The male cacomistle is often slightly longer than its female counterpart, however both male and female have approximately the same weight, usually between 1 and 1.


Central American Cacomistle (Bassariscus sumichrasti), on mossy branch, Chiriquí, Panama, December

The cacomistle is part of the family Procyonidae which includes other small omnivores such as the raccoon and the coati. African striped weasel P. Southern spotted skunk S.

Sumicurasti large-spotted civet V. Negative Domestic poultry sometimes falls prey to B. Masked palm civet P. Also known as Central American cacomistle. The cacomistle is often confused with its close relative the Ring-tailed cat Scientific name: Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help! This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible.