<zoology> An ichneumon (Herpestes galera) native of Southern Africa and Madagascar. It is reddish brown or dark brown, grizzled with white.

Synonyms: vondsira, and marsh ichneumon.

Origin: The native name: cf. F. Vansire.

(01 Mar 1998)

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