Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Hystricognathi
Family : Hystricidae
Genus : Atherurus
Facts about the genus Atherurus, the brush-tailed porcupines
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African brush-tailed porcupine African brush-tailed porcupines are some of the largest rodents in Africa, having a body length of 36.