Asiatic brush-tailed porcupine

Asiatic brush-tailed porcupine

Kingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Class
Order
Family
Genus
SPECIES
Atherurus macrourus
WEIGHT
1.0-4.3 kg
LENGTH
36.5-60 cm

The Asiatic brush-tailed porcupine is a species of rodent in the family Hystricidae. It is found in China, Bhutan, India, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam.

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No

Nocturnal

Fo

Folivore

He

Herbivore

Li

Lignivore

Zo

Zoochory

Fo

Fossorial

Te

Terrestrial

Vi

Viviparous

Bu

Burrowing

Mo

Monogamy

So

Social

No

Not a migrant

A

starts with

Distribution

Geography

Asiatic brush-tailed porcupine habitat map

Climate zones

Habits and Lifestyle

Seasonal behavior

Mating Habits

MATING BEHAVIOR
PREGNANCY DURATION
100 to 110 days
BABY CARRYING
1 to 2
INDEPENDENT AGE
1 to 2 years

References

1. Asiatic brush-tailed porcupine Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asiatic_brush-tailed_porcupine
2. Asiatic brush-tailed porcupine on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/2354/166518819

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