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Recent observations

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What

Southern Tree Hyrax Dendrohyrax arboreus

Observer

dejong

Date

November 16, 2016 08:03 PM EAT

Description

Southern tree hyrax (Dendrohyrax arboreus) at Burguret, Kenya

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Southern Tree Hyrax Dendrohyrax arboreus

Observer

dejong

Date

November 15, 2016 08:24 PM EAT

Description

Southern tree hyrax (Dendrohyrax arboreus) at Solio Ranch, Kenya

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

gillray

Date

November 22, 2016 11:36 AM UTC

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

zingboymoren

Date

December 1, 2016 09:06 AM SAST

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

Description

שפני סלע

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

elorlevi

Date

November 7, 2016 09:50 AM SAST

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

animalshooter

Date

October 7, 2012 09:19 AM HST

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What

Yellow-spotted Rock Hyrax Heterohyrax brucei

Observer

mathiasdhaen

Date

July 20, 2014

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

catabbott

Date

March 8, 2009 11:39 AM EDT

Place

Kenya (Google, OSM)

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Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

elorlevi

Date

November 10, 2016 08:17 AM SAST

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

Description

כ20 פריטים

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Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

giladg

Date

November 19, 2016 04:01 PM SAST

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What

Hyraxes Family Procaviidae

Observer

learkeri

Date

November 18, 2016 11:28 AM AST

Description

5 Sighting

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

lfelliott

Date

June 15, 1990

Description

this one lived on or near the porch. We called him George. Our porch was located within 20 m of a small kopje.

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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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