The desert hedgehog (Paraechinus aethiopicus) is a species of mammal in the
family Erinaceidae. Contents. [hide]. 1 Description; 2 Habitat; 3 Breeding ...
A typical hedgehog in appearance, the desert hedgehog has a dense, spiny coat,
an elongated snout, and the ability to curl into a defensive ball when ...
Desert Hedgehog - Defensive desert hedgie is tiny with dark markings and
knows how to roll up, spikes facing outward, in any of the many countries it may
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Mar 4, 2014 ... One of the cutest residents of any desert is the desert hedgehog, found in Africa
and the Middle East. Adapted to live in desert and arid scrub ...
Range Description: This species is widely distributed in the Sahara and the
Middle East. In Africa, it is distributed from Mauritania, Western Sahara and
Nov 1, 2015 ... The desert hedgehog is one of the smallest of hedgehogs. It is 5.5 to 11 inches
long and weighs about 10-18 ounces. The spines on its back ...
Descriptions and articles about the Desert Hedgehog, scientifically known as
Paraechinus aethiopicus in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; Distribu.
E. The desert hedgie is the smallest hedgehog. It is 5 1/2 to 11 inches long (14-
28 cm). It weighs 10-18 ounces (300-500 g). The spines can be wrinkled and the
Paraechinus aethiopicusdesert hedgehog. Facebook ... Terrestrial Biomes;
desert or dune ... Typically, the lifespan of a hedgehog in the wild is 3-4 years.