Prehensile Tailed Porcupines
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These porcupines help to disperse the seeds of various plant species that have to pass through the digestive tract of an animal to propagate.
March 2021: Sandieson Family;
April 2021: Edward Hobart, Deborah Tonkin, and Vivienne Cahoon;
March 2022: Joe & Aleen Weindorf; Jossy & Lily
Tropical rainforests and dry forests in South America
20-24 inches long
leaves, stems, blossoms, roots, bark, flowers and fruit
1 young born after a 7 month gestation