Dwarf Mongoose occurs in the area from East to southern Central Africa (from Eritrea and Ethiopia to the Republic of South Africa). The numbers are currently stable. There are no major threats to this species.
■ Phylum Chordata – chordates
■ Class Mammalia – mammals
■ Order Carnivora – carnivores
■ Family Herpestidae – mongooses and allies
■ Species Helogale parvula – Dwarf Mongoose