Procavia capensis

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Related to Procavia capensis: rock hyrax, Cape Hyrax
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Noun1.Procavia capensis - hyrax that lives in rocky areas
cony, das, dassie, hyrax, coney - any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes
genus Procavia, Procavia - type genus of the Procaviidae
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Additionally, the Rock Hyrax (Procavia capensis), released during the 1990s, has maintained a small population up until today around an artificial water source on Jebel Hafit, Al Ain--Abu Dhabi Emirate (Drew C.
The extant analogues for mixed feeders are Tragelaphus imberbis (Blyth 1869) and Procavia capensis Pallas (1766) (Table 1 Appendix 2).
tropica parasites is the rock hyrax (Procavia capensis).
2006: Scale dependent foraging costs: habitat use by rock hyraxes (Procavia capensis) determined using giving-up densities.
The bounded count method has been used with rock hyraxes, Procavia capensis, in Africa (Fairall and Crawford, 1981), which like mountain vizcachas are colonial, observable during the day, and occupy discrete patches of rocky habitat.