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Leucistic grey headed flying fox

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Fossa: is a cat-like, carnivorous mammal that is endemic to Madagascar. It is a member of the Eupleridae, a family of carnivorans closely related to the mongoose family. The fossa is the largest mammalian carnivore on the island of Madagascar and has been compared to a small cougar. Adults have a head-body length of 70–80 cm (28–31 in) and weigh between 5.5–8.6 kg (12–19 lb), with the males larger than the females.

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Young fossa this is so cute I don't even know what to do. I've never even heard of a fossa without a Mu in front of it.

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These beautiful monsters...(click through to the website for the other 6)
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After seeing this, I have two thoughts: 1] the Lamprey is freaky as fuck, and reminds me of Tremors and the Alien chest-buster. 2] I want a Racoon Dog.

Animals that you didn’t know existed…

After seeing this, I have two thoughts: 1] the Lamprey is freaky as fuck, and reminds me of Tremors and the Alien chest-buster. 2] I want a Racoon Dog.

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16 Unique Animals That You Probably Haven’t Seen

The Fossa is the largest mamalian carnivore on Madagascar compared in size to a small cougar, they hunt medium sized animals such as fish,birds,rodents, & small lemurs. The fossa were once widespread on Madagascar, now they can be found in small numbers in the countries’ last remaining forests. Their opulation is considered Vulnerable by the IUCN due to their population decline over the last 20 years.

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Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo - The newest additions are the Fossa pups born at this zoo 6/17/14.

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Here Are 22 Animals You Didn't Know Exist. A Couple Will Haunt My Dreams But #19 Is My New Favorite.

The fossa is a cat-like, carnivorous mammal that is endemic to Madagascar. The fossa is the largest mammalian carnivore on the island of Madagascar and has been compared to a small cougar. It has semi-retractable claws and flexible ankles that allow it to climb up and down trees head-first, and also support jumping from tree to tree.

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Jaguarundi - In appearance the jaguarundi is unlike any other cat and has been likened to a large weasel or otter, hence its English common name of ‘Otter Cat’. It is uniform in colour, ranging from dark grey/brown to an almost chestnut brown. In common with other species of wild cat, the darker forms are usually associated with dense forest cover and the paler forms with more arid habitats.

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