Atherurus africanus (African Brush Tailed Porcupine) is a species of rodents in the family Old World porcupines. It is found in the Afrotropics. It is a nocturnal omnivore. Individuals are known to live for 274.8 months and can grow to 3180 g. Reproduction is dioecious.
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