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African Crested Porcupine
African crested porcupines are native to the forests, rocky areas and sandhill deserts, and mountains of northern Africa and Sicily.
Their diet consists of bulbs, fallen fruits, roots, bark, and other vegetation.
IUCN Status - Least Concern
Human-wildlife conflicts and habitat loss.
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