Around the World
There are 16 hedgehog species!
Hedgehogs have survived for over 15 million years and are thought to be one of the oldest mammals on earth. They are not found in America or Australia but are widespread in the rest of the world. In all, there are 5 genera of hedgehogs and 16 different species.
Use the menu at the right to find out more about each genus and species of hedgehog
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