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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Based on the sex-specific expression patterns of Desert Hedgehog (Dhh) and its
receptor Patched 1 (Ptch1) in XY gonads, we investigated the potential role of ...
Desert hedgehog (Dhh) gene is required in the mouse testis for formation of adult
-type Leydig cells and normal development of peritubular cells and ...
New Mexico Hedgehog Breeders USDA License 85-A-0073. Picture. We're a
small scale hedgehog breeding facility located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Paraechinus aethiopicusdesert hedgehog. Facebook ... Terrestrial Biomes;
desert or dune ... Typically, the lifespan of a hedgehog in the wild is 3-4 years.
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
F. They live in the deserts of northern Africa, south to Mali, Niger, Sudan, northern
Ethiopia, and northern Somalia. They also can live on the Arabian Peninsula.