palm civet


Also found in: Dictionary.
  • noun

Synonyms for palm civet

spotted or striped arboreal civet of southeast Asia and East Indies

References in periodicals archive ?
By aligning nucleotide sequences of the cytb gene of mitochondrial DNA of domestic cat, jungle cat, fishing cat, Asiatic golden cat, marbled pole cat, European pole cat, lynx, puma, leopard, African lion, tiger, jaguar, civet, and palm civet with ClustalW2 (www.
Answering to a question in lower house here on Wednesday Minster said that work for the extension of the zoo is continuing and after its completion brown bear, black bear, yak, ibex, Suleman Markhor, leopard, wolf, jackal, barking dear, grey goral, urial, stripped hyena, rhesus, Monkey, grey langur, sind, wild goat, leopard cat, palm civet, yellow throat marten, Bengal tiger, samber Bara singha, swamp dear, jungle cat, rhinoceros, African elephant black panther giraffe kangaroos chimpanzee gorilla and some other would be included .
Tioman has quite a few protected species of mammals, including the binturong, long-tailed macaque, slow loris, black giant squirrel, red giant flying squirrel, mouse deer, brush-tailed porcupine, and common palm civet, from a total of 45 species of mammals and 138 species of birds, including the majestic frigate bird.
Coffee makers in Asia have taken recycling to the extreme in using beans that have been eaten, partially digested and excreted by a weasel-like mammal - the palm civet.
Kopi Luwak is made from coffee berries which have been eaten by and passed through the digestive tract of the Asian palm civet, a rather jovial cat-cum-racoon-type thing usually found scratching itself up a tree in south-eastern Asia.
You see, kopi luwak beans not only cost well over $100 a pound, those beans spent some time in the digestive tract of a weasel-like mammal from Southeast Asia called the palm civet.
Cross-host evolution of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus in palm civet and human.
Epidemiologic studies suggest that this organism jumped species and has recently been found in an exotic animal called the masked palm civet, which is used for food in the Guangdong Province of China.
A palm civet, a mammal resembling a cat, strayed inside the House, causing panic and throwing the security staff off guard.
The Jim Corbett Park is home to tigers, leopards, jungle cat, fishing cat, Himalayan Palm civet, tuskers, crocodiles, gharials and Asian elephants.
They pass through the digestive system of a small mammal called the Asian Palm Civet, which is found on the Indonesian islands of Sumatra, Java and Sulawesi.
David Cooper and the secret is the Asian palm civet, which eats only the ripest coffee berries, digests the fruit and expels the bean, after enzymes have broken down proteins that make the bean so bitter.
The coffee berries are eaten by the Asian Palm Civet, a kind of wild cat, and passed through its body.
95 a cup, kopi luak coffee offers something decidedly special - roasted beans that have originally passed through the digestive system of a palm civet.
The Luak, according to Chris Nemmer, director of the National Zoo's Conservation & Research Center, is the common palm civet (paradoxurus hermaphrodites), a very widespread species throughout SE Asia which is also known as the toddy cat because of its fondness for fermented palm sap (or toddy); and Luak Coffee is the coffee resulting from beans that have been processed by passing through the digestive system of this remarkable little coffee expert and processing mill.