Asian Badger

Interesting Facts: Male badgers are known as 'boars' and females as 'sows'.

Main Characteristics Asian Badgers are similar in appearance to Eurasian Badgers.

Habitat: Asian Badgers can be found in open deciduous woodlands, coniferous woodlands, mixed woodlands, adjacent pastures, scrub, steppe and sometimes in suburban areas. They have a large range that extends from the southern portion of Russia through Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Korea and China.

Diet: Asian Badgers are omnivores and they mainly feed on earth worms, insects, frogs, birds, lizards, small mammals, nuts, fruit, eggs and carrion.

Predators: Humans are predators of Asian Badgers.

Subspecies: Subspecies of the Asian Badger include: Meles leucurus amurensis Meles leucurus arenarius Meles leucurus blanfordi Meles leucurus leucurus Meles leucurus sibiricus Meles leucurus tianschanensis.

Latin Name Meles leucurus
Conservation Status Least Concern
Location Asia
Colour NA
Length NA
Tail NA
Weight NA
Life Expectancy


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