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Pedetes capensis (South African Spring Hare) is a species of rodents in the family springhares. They are native to Ethiopia. They are solitary, nocturnal herbivores. Individuals are known to live for 174 months. They rely on saltation to move around.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NBO_0000370
  • Definition: (Bipedal jumping.) Behavior related to the upward thrust produced by the rapid, simultaneous extension of the hind legs with the intend to rise in the air
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of South African Spring Hare. View this species on GBIF