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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

ariel-shamir

Date

July 23, 2016

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

baht

Date

July 22, 2016 10:29 AM AST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

conuropsis

Date

August 15, 1991

Description

Seen by the pool on the lodge grounds in Maasai Mara N.R.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Southern Tree Hyrax Dendrohyrax arboreus

Observer

conuropsis

Date

August 9, 1987

Description

Seen on the grounds of the lodge in Maasai Mara N.R.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Yellow-spotted Rock Hyrax Heterohyrax brucei

Observer

conuropsis

Date

August 15, 1991

Description

Seen on the lodge grounds in Maasai Mara N.R.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

conuropsis

Date

July 28, 1987

Description

Seen on the lodge grounds in Tsavo West N.P. Also had a leucistic one on my next trip here.

Photos / Sounds

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

baht

Date

April 24, 2016 07:03 PM AST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

slsfirefight

Date

June 23, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

bioblogo

Date

April 15, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

niturgolan

Date

June 6, 2016 09:20 AM AST

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

birdnerdjosh

Date

August 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

March 8, 2016
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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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