Suricata suricatta (Meerkat) is a species of mammals in the family mongooses. It is found in the Afrotropics. It is a diurnal insectivore. Individuals are known to live for 150 months and can grow to 776 g. Reproduction is dioecious. Meerkat has parental care (Paternal Care). It relies on running to move around.
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