Herpestes ichneumon (Egyptian Mongoose) is a species of mammals in the family mongooses. They are native to the Palearctic and Ethiopia. They are solitary, crepuscular omnivores. Individuals are known to live for 240 months and can grow to 573.28 mm. Reproduction is viviparous and dioecious. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on running to move around.
EOL has data for 58 attributes, including: