binturong

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  • noun

Synonyms for binturong

arboreal civet of Asia having a long prehensile tail and shaggy black hair

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The binturong stood no chance at all - the lions were tearing them apart.
He said: "When we got there we spotted the two baby binturong.
Activities include yellow-spotted sidenecked turtles and red pandas enjoying their favorite snacks; gorillas and chimpanzees problem-solving to find hidden delicious treats; and binturongs searching pine cones for treats stuffed inside.
During this time, respiratory illness developed in a 12-year-old male American badger (Taxidea taxus taxus), a 19-year-old female Bornean binturong (Arctictis binturong penicillatus), and a 7-year-old blackfooted ferret (Mustela nigripes) housed in a San Diego zoological garden.
The severity of disease in the badger and binturong necessitated euthanasia; the ferret recovered with antibiotic and fluid therapy.
Chessington bosses apologised yesterday, saying: "Despite the best efforts from our zoo team, regrettably the binturong did not survive.