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Recent observations

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

yotamgen

Date

February 3, 2016 04:24 PM SAST

Description

היו עוד כ25 נוספים על הסלעים

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

orenzingboym

Date

February 2, 2016 09:20 AM SAST

Description

15 פרטים

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

yotamgen

Date

February 1, 2016 04:29 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

cnaan-shamir

Date

January 9, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Yellow-spotted Rock Hyrax Heterohyrax brucei

Observer

i_c_riddell

Date

January 14, 2016 11:35 AM CAT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

January 5, 2016 02:23 PM EST

Description

Chattanooga Zoo

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

ariel-shamir

Date

January 9, 2016 03:58 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

yotamgen

Date

January 4, 2016 04:05 PM SAST

Description

פרט בודד משמיע קולות אזהרה

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Tree Hyrax Dendrohyrax dorsalis

Observer

vnsankar

Date

July 20, 2015

Description

Heard calling in a clump of vegetation in a tree ~10 ft away at night. Very, very loud, but still could not quite spot it (this species has basically no eyeshine visible in the spotlight)!!

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

yotamgen

Date

December 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

maxx310

Date

August 13, 2013

Place

Ein Geti (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Yellow-spotted Rock Hyrax Heterohyrax brucei

Observer

sidney_shema

Date

November 29, 2015

Description

Also known as the Bush Hyrax. Seen in the Kiserian Gorge, close to the bridge leading to Kitengela Glass.

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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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