Hystrix cristata (rodent)

Mass: 12 kg based on Mori et al. 2015

Abundance: 0.04 to 4.26% (median 1.12%)

Latitudinal range: -7.6° to 9.6°

Habitats: tropical/subtropical savanna (3) only

Found in 3 samples

Ghana: Mole National Park

Tanzania: Ruaha National Park (dry season, random placement), Mlele Forest Reserve

Size measurements:
♀ body mass12400 kgN = 20Mori et al. 2015
♀ body mass11300 kgN = 27Mori et al. 2015
♀ body mass10500 kgN = 1Mori et al. 2015
♀ body mass13000 kgN = 1Mori et al. 2015
♂ body mass11600 kgN = 30Mori et al. 2015
♂ body mass11800 kgN = 11Mori et al. 2015
♂ body mass9500 kgN = 1Mori et al. 2015
♂ body mass10000 kgN = 1Mori et al. 2015
♂ body mass13500 kgN = 1Mori et al. 2015
♂ body mass14000 kgN = 1Mori et al. 2015
♂ body mass10300 kgN = 1Mori et al. 2015
♂ body mass14500 kgN = 1Mori et al. 2015

See also Hystrix, Hystrix africaeaustralis, Hystrix brachyura, Hystrix crassispinis, Hystrix hodgsoni, Hystrix indica, Hystrix refossa, Hystrix sp., Hystrix sp. 1, Hystrix sp. 2