Helogale hirtula (Desert Dwarf Mongoose) is a species of mammals in the family mongooses. They are found in The Afrotropics. They are diurnal carnivores. Individuals can grow to 229.75 mm. Reproduction is viviparous and dioecious. They have parental care (paternal care). They rely on running to move around.
EOL has data for 39 attributes, including: