Description of a new species of genet (Carnivora; Viverridae; genus Genetta) and taxonomic revision of forest forms related to the Large-spotted Genet complex

  title={Description of a new species of genet (Carnivora; Viverridae; genus Genetta) and taxonomic revision of forest forms related to the Large-spotted Genet complex},
  author={Philippe Gaubert},
Les Genettes a grandes taches constituent un complexe d'especes dont la taxinomie reste confuse. L'absence repetee d'observation directe du materiel type couplee a une grande variabilite des caracteres du pelage ont rendu difficile l'evaluation du statut taxinomique des formes de foret affiliees a ce complexe. La problematique est ici reevaluee par la prise en compte de nouveaux caracteres morphologiques discrets et discriminants au niveau specifique, ces caracteres ayant ete diagnostiques a la… Expand

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