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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Yellow-spotted Rock Hyrax Heterohyrax brucei

Observer

martingrimm

Date

June 29, 2014 07:15 AM EAT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

tsoleau

Date

June 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Tree Hyrax Dendrohyrax dorsalis

Observer

jakob

Date

May 4, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Heard calling at night

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

martingrimm

Date

November 29, 2012 04:01 PM EAT

Description

Bilila Lodge

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

john11

Date

February 10, 2002

Place

Serengeti (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Southern Tree Hyrax Dendrohyrax arboreus

Observer

john11

Date

February 5, 2002

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Dassie Procavia capensis

Observer

abr

Date

April 17, 2001 08:26 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

davidabolnik

Date

June 20, 2012

Description

Several Rock Hyraxes seen lazily lying about around the Ein Gedi Oasis.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

sindic

Date

August 28, 2011

Photos / Sounds

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What

Southern Tree Hyrax Dendrohyrax arboreus

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

October 1, 1982

Description

Day is an estimate.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rock Hyrax Procavia capensis

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

June 11, 2012

Photos / Sounds

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What

Yellow-spotted rock hyrax Heterohyrax brucei

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

June 11, 2012
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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...

No range data available.