FASCINATING! Genets: The Honorary Cats - "The common genet, also called a genet cat or European genet, are nocturnal mammals that originate in northern Africa and Europe. Although these feliforms aren’t that closely related to common domestic cats, they do share a lot of similar traits and features."
Linsangs is a originally Javanese name applied to four species of tree-dwelling carnivorous mammals. The two African species belong to the family Viverridae, the two Asiatic species belong to the family Prionodontidae.
The Banded Linsang (Prionodon linsang), or “tiger-civet”, is a carnivorous aboreal mammal and is a member of the Viverridae family and the rarest of all civets. It inhabits Thailand, western Malaysia,.