Baby PARAGUAIAN HAIRY DWARF PORCUPINE (Sphiggurus spinosus)  ©Zooborns.com

The Paraguaian Hairy Dwarf Porcupine, is a South American porcupine species from the family Erethizontidae. It is found in Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay.

Born with soft fur that turns into hard spines with age, They have a short tail and gray brown quills.

These porcupines live in trees eating fruits and vegetables and dig into ant nests for dessert.

Fact Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paraguaian_Hairy_Dwarf_Porcupine and


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