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Rock Rabbit Also called a dassie or nick named rock rabbit, rock hyrax is one of the symbol animals of Lake Nakuru NP. They are abundant on the rocky crops of baboon hill...  Baboon Hill,Geotagged,Kenya,Nakuru,Procavia capensis,Rock hyrax Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Rock Rabbit

Also called a dassie or nick named rock rabbit, rock hyrax is one of the symbol animals of Lake Nakuru NP. They are abundant on the rocky crops of baboon hill...

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The rock hyrax or rock badger is one of the four living species of the order Hyracoidea, and the only living species in the genus ''Procavia''. Like all hyraxes, it is a medium-sized terrestrial mammal, superficially resembling a guinea pig with short ears and tail. The closest living relatives to hyraxes are the modern-day elephants and sirenians. The rock hyrax is found across Africa and the Middle East, in habitats with rock crevices in which to escape from predators. Hyraxes typically live in.. more

Similar species: Hyraxes
Species identified by burak_dogansoysal
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Uploaded Jan 2, 2015. Captured Nov 11, 2013 08:36 in Karima Kanyoka Road, Kenya.
  • Canon EOS-1D X
  • f/8.0
  • 1/200s
  • ISO400
  • 105mm