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Rock Hyrax (Africa and Middle East) - closest relatives are elephants (weird)

Hyrax - Semi-bulky Unique Mammal

While they may look like over-sized guinea pigs, hyraxes are actually more closely related to elephants and manatees and in prehistoric times reached the size of a small horse! The LA Zoo welcomed two litters of baby rock hyraxes, one.

The rock hyrax is a surprisingly sophisticated communicator, a study published in a Royal Society journal suggests.  Dr Kershenbaum said: "We found that there is some significance to the order they composed their songs - the order of the notes within their song - and that is a syntax, the way the different elements are combined to make a whole."  Dr Kershenbaum told BBC News that this was the equivalent of a regional dialect, comparable to the differences between UK English and US English.

Hyrax syntax skills 'surprise'

A small, fluffy mammal called the rock hyrax is a surprisingly sophisticated communicator, a study published in a Royal Society journal suggests.

Rock Hyrax, the closest living relative to the elephant, along with sea cows and manatees.  These four mammals are unlike any other mammals, and share a few disproportionate physiological similarities in teeth, leg and foot bones, and a few other details.

Rock Hyrax : Hyrax Closest Living Relative to the Elephant?

Rock Hyrax, the closest living relative to the elephant? Find out why this startling fact is true for such a small creature.

Rock Hyraxes:スマホ壁紙(壁紙.com)

Rock Hyraxes:スマホ壁紙(壁紙.com)

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My latest favourite animal, the Rock Hyrax. They are related to elephants and have pointy vampire teeth.

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