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Paraechinus
Ethiopian Hedgehog 2 (Paraechinus aethiopicus)-S
Desert Hedgehog (Paraechinus aethiopicus)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Eulipotyphla
Family Erinaceidae
Erinaceinae
Genus Paraechinus

Paraechinus is a genus of hedgehogs in the Erinaceidae family.

Species[]

It contains four species:

Desert Hedgehog (Ehrenberg, 1832) (Paraechinus aethiopicus)
Brandt's Hedgehog (Brandt, 1836) (Paraechinus hypomelas)
Indian Hedgehog (Blyth, 1846) (Paraechinus micropus)
Bare-bellied Hedgehog (Horsfield, 1851) (Paraechinus nudiventris)
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