Atelerix

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Atelerix[1]
Atelerix albiventris young.jpg
A. albiventris
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Atelerix

Pomel, 1848
Type species
Erinaceus albiventris
Wagner, 1841
Species

A. albiventris
A. algirus
A. frontalis
A. sclateri

Atelerix is a genus of mammal in the family Erinaceidae. It contains four species, all native to Africa.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M., eds. (2005). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.