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Wilson & Reeder, eds. (2005): Status: IUCN - Lower Risk (lc)
Wilson & Reeder, eds. (2005): Comments: Includes Pseudogenetta villiersi (see Crawford-Cabral, 1969, 1981a; Rosevear, 1974; and Schlawe, 1981). Schlawe (1981) pointed out that the type of G. rubiginosa, which traditionally has been considered a synonym of G. maculata, is actually a senior synonym of G. thierryi. This was later verified by Crawford-Cabral and Pacheco (1992), who nevertheless continued to use "rubiginosa" to represent the Rusty-spotted Genet (=maculata). See Gaubert et al. (2003a) for use of the name G. thierryi Ma...