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genet:

see civetcivet
or civet cat,
any of a large group of mostly nocturnal mammals of the Old World family Viverridae (civet family), which also includes the mongoose. Civets are not true cats, but the civet family is related to the cat family (Felidae).
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genet

[′jen·ət]
(vertebrate zoology)
The common name for nine species of small, arboreal African carnivores in the family Viverridae.

Genet

Jean . 1910--86, French dramatist and novelist; his novels include Notre-Dame des Fleurs (1944) and his plays Les Bonnes (1947) and Le Balcon (1956)
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16] and Le Jacques and Lode [14] reported that mammalian prey dominate the diet of the common genet precisely the Muridae wood mouse (Apodemus sylvaticus), during their study period those authors in conjunction with diet study of common genet, they studied the relative abundance of wood mouse populations by the use of traps.
The analysis of results allowed us to report the presence of 2149 items distributed between 275 species including 223 species of arthropods, this food category provided the richness and the diversity of the diet of the common genet in the region of El Kala.
Appendix 1: Arthropods prey selection by the common genet in summer and autumn.