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Recent observations

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Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

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ariel-shamir

Date

May 1, 2015 01:39 PM IDT

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Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

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johnnybirder

Date

July 23, 2007

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Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

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jsfranklin7

Date

September 2, 2014

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Tree Hyraxes Genus Dendrohyrax

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carrieseltzer

Date

July 8, 2009 02:25 PM EDT

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Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

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rmedina

Date

August 28, 2009 09:41 AM EDT

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Yellow-spotted Rock Hyrax Heterohyrax brucei

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dejong

Date

June 13, 2015

Description

Photograph by Yvonne de Jong & Tom Butynski

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Yellow-spotted Rock Hyrax Heterohyrax brucei

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dejong

Date

June 21, 2015

Description

Photograph by De Jong & Butynski, wildsolutions.nl

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Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

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adrian-lombard1

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December 13, 2014

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Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

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mgochfeld

Date

March 24, 2015

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Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

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dhobern

Date

May 20, 2015 05:09 PM CEST

Description

Procavia capensis (Pallas, 1766), Rock Hyrax, Cape Point, South Africa, 20 May 2015

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Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

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bee-elle

Date

December 26, 2013

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Hyraxes Family Procaviidae

Observer

bee-elle

Date

August 6, 2014

Place

nairobi (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

Hyraxes (from the Greek ὕραξ "shrewmouse") are small, thickset, herbivorous mammals in the order Hyracoidea. Hyraxes are well-furred, rotund animals with short tails. Typically, they measure between 30 and 70 cm long and weigh between 2 and 5 kg. They are often mistaken for rodents, but are more closely related to elephants. Four species are recognised; the rock hyrax (Procavia capensis), the yellow-spotted rock hyrax (Heterohyrax brucei), the western tree hyrax (Dendrohyrax dorsalis) and the southern tree hyrax...

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