|North American Porcupine|
|Common Name||Canadian Porcupine or Common Porcupine.|
The North American Porcupine is a specie from the Erethizon genus. This animal is usually found in coniferous and mixed forested areas in Canada, Alaska and much of the northern and western United States, although rare, sustainable, breeding populations of porcupines are known to exist in West Virginia and in smaller numbers in nearby regions of western Virginia. Coendou
Porcupines are usually dark brown or black in color, with white highlights. They have a chunky body, a small face, short legs and a short thick tail.
.WHAT IS IT
a porcupine is a spike sting animal