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The meerkat/ suricate/ stokstert meerkat/ graaitjie meerkat/ grou meerkat (Suricata suricatta) scientific classification is:
Subspecies: suricatta; iona; marjoriae
To my knowledge there are currently three recognised subspecies of suricate/ meerkat, according to the mammals of the Southern African Subregion by J.D. Skinner and R.H.N. Smithers on page: 481
Grant M. Mc Ilrath- The Meerkat Man has worked with two of these subspecies. Apparently the Namibian subspecies looks almost white, with a very light eye mask and back pattern.
Please read the "Mongooses of the world" article for more information and possible taxonomic changes Press here.
To read interesting conservation articles about the meerkat: Press here.
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Hardcover; 240 pages; photographs of the Kalahari meerkats and the Little Karoo meerkats; Publisher New Holland Publishers, 2016
ISBN 1921517654, 9781921517655
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