- Landscape (wider)
- University of Illinois Library, the Internet Archive
- Brehms Tierleben, vol. 2
- Brehm, Alfred Edmund
- Leipzig, Vienna: Bibliographisches Institut, 1900
- Open Library:
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An adult porcupine and three juveniles are about to feast on roots.
Old World porcupines can be any species of rodents in the family Hystricidae. They are characterized by the thick spines which cover their bodies.
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