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Title: Ictonyx  
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Subject: Mustelidae, Saharan striped polecat, Striped polecat, Polecat, Ictonyx
Collection: Ictonyx, Mustelinae
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Striped polecat (Ictonyx striatus)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Mustelidae
Subfamily: Mustelinae
Genus: Ictonyx
Type species
Bradypus striatus

Ictonyx libycus
Ictonyx striatus

Ictonyx range

Ictonyx is a genus in the Mustelidae family (weasels). It contains two species:[1]


  1. ^ a b Wozencraft, W.C. (2005). "Ictonyx"Genus . In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 532–628.  
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