Scientific Name: Suricata auricatta
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A group of meerkats is called a mob, a gang or a clan. They are immune to certain types of venom, including that of scorpions.
Found in the Kalahari Desert in Botswana, much of the Namib Desert of Namibia as well as South Africa.
Primarily insectivorous but will also eat small mammals, reptiles and some plants and fungi.Book Tickets