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Recent observations

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

hadasparag

Date

March 8, 2016

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

cedroc

Date

May 12, 2016 03:05 PM EAT

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

cedroc

Date

May 12, 2016 05:31 PM EAT

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Square

What

Hyraxes Order Hyracoidea

Observer

redabbott

Date

September 28, 2012 01:24 AM PDT

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Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

ariel-shamir

Date

May 1, 2016 12:53 PM AST

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

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Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Date

July 22, 2015 06:24 AM CEST

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Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

john_barkla

Date

June 17, 2015

Description

Common on rock outcrops amongst the plains

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

hagai_michaeli

Date

April 13, 2016 11:11 AM AST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

What

Western Tree Hyrax Dendrohyrax dorsalis

Observer

husein

Date

March 15, 2016

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Square

What

Western Tree Hyrax Dendrohyrax dorsalis

Observer

husein

Date

March 15, 2016

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Square

What

Western Tree Hyrax Dendrohyrax dorsalis

Observer

husein

Date

March 15, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Tree Hyrax Dendrohyrax dorsalis

Observer

husein

Date

March 15, 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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