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Related to Erinaceidae: gymnures
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Noun1.Erinaceidae - true hedgehogs
mammal family - a family of mammals
Insectivora, order Insectivora - shrews; moles; hedgehogs; tenrecs
Erinaceus, genus Erinaceus - type genus of the family Erinaceidae: hedgehogs
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When Ankylodon was first described in 1937, it was placed within the Erinaceidae, the family containing hedgehogs, and only the type species, Ankylodon annectens, was named (1).
No bartonellae were detected in animals in the families Octodontidae and Erinaceidae.
Member of the order Insectivora, family Erinaceidae.