The African crested porcupine is native to regions of Northern Africa, Southern Europe, and areas of the Mediterranean. This is a large species of porcupine, complete with a full compliment of defensive quills and has very few natural predators. African porcupines are herbivorous feeding on various plant parts including roots, bark, and fruit.
- Average size: 5 inches
- Each quill may vary slightly from photograph
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