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*  Arrector pili muscle
Erection of the porcupine's long, thick hairs causes the animal to become more intimidating, scaring predators. Pressure ...
*  List of mammals of Turkey
Old World porcupines) Genus: Hystrix Indian porcupine Hystrix indica LR/lc Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Sciuridae (squirrels ...
*  Hystricognathi
Bathyergidae (African mole rats) Hystricidae (Old World porcupines) Petromuridae (dassie rat) Thryonomyidae (cane rats) ... New World porcupines) Myocastoridae (coypu) Octodontidae (13 species including the degus) Fagen, Robert. Animal Play Behavior. ...
*  Mineral lick
... mountain goats and porcupines. Such licks are especially important in ecosystems with poor general availability of nutrients. ...
*  Porcupine
"Porcupines, Porcupine Pictures, Porcupine Facts". National Geographic. Retrieved 2012-02-20. "North American porcupine - ... New World porcupines Old World porcupines Porcupine. biblehub.com Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, s.v. "porcupine" . ... New World porcupines Brazilian porcupine, Coendou prehensilis Bicolored-spined porcupine, Coendou bicolor Andean porcupine, ... Some New World porcupines live in trees, but Old World porcupines stay on the rocks. Porcupines can be found on rocky areas up ...
*  Porcupines Are Born Without Bristles
... (Bulgarian: Таралежите се раждат без бодли, translit. Taralezhite se razhdat bez bodli, ... Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Porcupines Are Born Without Bristles on IMDb. ... "Porcupines Are Born Without Bristles". miff.com. Retrieved 27 November 2011. ...
*  Porcupine Meat
... is an album by blues musician Bobby Rush. It was released by Rounder Records on September 16, 2016. Porcupine ... "Porcupine Meat". AllMusic. Retrieved February 13, 2017. "Bobby Rush - Porcupine Meat". Blues Magazine. Retrieved February 13, ... Porcupine Meat". All About Jazz. Retrieved February 13, 2017. Mitchell, John (December 8, 2016). "Bobby Rush - Porcupine Meat: ... " "Porcupine Meat" (featuring Vasti Jackson) "Got Me Accused" "Snake in the Grass" "Funk o' de Funk" "Me, Myself and I" ( ...
*  AJS Porcupine
Only four E95 Porcupines were built. Team Obsolete have restored a 1954 AJS Porcupine E95, using an ex-Tom Arter MKII motor, ... Tom Arter put a complete 1954 E95 AJS Porcupine up for auction, and it sold for $228,620. A 1954 AJS E95 Porcupine was sold ... The Porcupine used "Jam-pot" shocks and Teledraulic race forks. The E90 model had an open frame. The E95, introduced in 1953, ... The E90S Porcupine engine was a unit construction, aluminium alloy, 500 cc, DOHC twin, with horizontal cylinders and heads, to ...
*  Porcupine Gorge
... is a gorge on Galah Creek in Porcupine Gorge National Park, North West Queensland, Australia. Access to the ... There is an annual race held in the gorge called the Porcupine Gorge Challenge. It starts at the bottom of the gorge at The ... "Porcupine Gorge National Park: Nature, culture and history". Department of National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing. 29 May ...
*  Porcupine Dam
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Porcupine Dam "Porcupine Dam, northcentral Utah". findlakes.com. ... Porcupine Dam (National ID # UT00251) is a dam in East Canyon in Cache County, Utah, United States. The earthen dam was ... The reservoir it creates, Porcupine Reservoir, has a water surface of 190 acres (77 ha), a shoreline of about 4.2 miles (6.8 km ... "Porcupine Reservoir" (PDF). deq.utah.gov. Utah Department of Environmental Quality. Aug 2006. Retrieved 8 Jul 2016. Coordinates ...
*  Brazilian porcupine
When excited, porcupines stamp their hind feet. Vocalizations consist of growls and cries. If caught, the porcupine rolls into ... The Brazilian porcupine (Coendou prehensilis) is a porcupine found in Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela, the Guyanas, Bolivia and ... This shy, nocturnal porcupine is solitary or lives in pairs in the branches of trees. During the day it rests in a cavity in a ... This porcupine can grow to forty inches long (1 m), but half of that is tail. It weighs about nine pounds (4 kg). No spines are ...
*  Cape porcupine
Cape porcupines are the largest rodents in Africa and also the world's largest porcupines. Cape porcupines seem to be[ ... The Cape porcupine or South African porcupine, (Hystrix africaeaustralis), is a species of Old World porcupine native to ... being slightly heavier on average than crested porcupine but slightly lighter than Cape porcupines. Cape porcupines measure 63 ... Otherwise, the porcupine may retreat into its burrow, exposing only its quills and making it hard to dislodge. Cape porcupines ...
*  Porcupine (Cheyenne)
Porcupine had the idea of attempting to stop or damage a train. On 6 August 1867 Porcupine and Red Wolf placed a railroad tie ... Porcupine believed that Wovoka was the Messiah who would save the Indians and rid the continent of the white men. Porcupine ... Porcupine fought against the U.S. in Hancock's War in 1867 in which the Cheyenne resisted moving to a reservation. Porcupine's ... Porcupine preached that Wovoka was the Messiah and a Christ figure. Porcupine describes the visit to Wovoka as a fortuitous ...
*  Porcupine mine
The Porcupine mine is one of the largest gold mines in Canada and in the world. The mine is located in the centre of the ... "Porcupine - Overview & Operating Highlights". goldcorp.com. 2013. Retrieved 2013-06-18. Coordinates: 48°27′46″N 81°14′28″W /  ...
*  Porcupine Lake
... is an upcoming Canadian drama film directed by Ingrid Veninger. It was screened in the Contemporary World Cinema ...
*  Porcupine Seabight
It is bordered by the Goban Spur to the south Slyne Ridge to the north Porcupine Bank to the west Porcupine Abyssal Plain to ... The Porcupine Seabight is a deep-water oceanic basin located on the continental margin in the northeastern portion of the ... The Porcupine Basin lies on the Caledonian metamorphic basement and preserves up to 12 km of sedimentary strata from Late ... The Porcupine Seabight contains some of the most well investigated deep-water carbonate mounds in the world. Carbonate mounds, ...
*  Porcupine Bank
"A History of the Porcupine Marine Natural History Society". Porcupine Marine Natural History Society. Archived from the ... Porcupine Bank is an area of the Irish shelf, on the fringes of the Atlantic Ocean approximately 200 kilometres (120 mi) west ... The relatively raised area of seabed, 200 m below sea level at its highest, lies between the deep-water Porcupine Seabight and ... The name comes from the bank's discovery in 1862 by HMS Porcupine, a British sail and paddle-wheel ship used mainly for ...
*  Crested porcupine
The more common name for this species is the crested porcupine. The adult crested porcupine has an average head and body length ... The crested porcupine takes care of the young for a long time and small family groups consist of the adult pair and young of ... This porcupine has a shorter tail which has rattle quills at the end. The rattle quills broaden at the terminal end and the ... Usually, female crested porcupines have one litter every year. One or two very well developed young are born in a chamber ...
*  Porcupine (comics)
6 #17 District X #13 District X #14 Mutopia X #1 Porcupine (disambiguation) at Marvel.com Porcupine I at Marvel.com Porcupine ( ... Porcupine feels humiliation at being taken down by opponents the size of insects. The Porcupine next turns up as one of a large ... Nebulon pits the Porcupine and the Eel against his foes, the Defenders, who defeat them both. The Porcupine is then employed by ... Porcupine is then employed by Justin Hammer to battle Iron Man. Later, the Porcupine and a small group of confederates invade a ...
*  Porcupine, Alaska
Porcupine is a ghost town and former mining community in Haines Borough, Alaska. It is located about 1 mile (1.6 km) southwest ... Gold was discovered along Porcupine Creek in 1898, and a seasonal community sprang up in the area. Due to the transient nature ... At the time the Porcupine District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976, about 25 structures were ... "NRHP nomination for Porcupine District" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved 2014-10-15. ...
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... , Hao Zhu Zhao, 豪猪枣, (箭豬棗), Batu Landak. The Malayan porcupine bezoar (Hystrix brachyura bezoar). Porcupine ... The population of porcupines in the wild has fallen drastically due to the hunt for porcupine bezoars. A bezoar is a mass of ... Sellers claim that porcupine bezoar has many healing properties. There's high demand for porcupine bezoars in Malaysia, and it ... These false claims are being perpetuated because the illegal trade of porcupine bezoar is very lucrative. As most porcupines do ...
*  Porcupine Plain
... is the hometown of Calgary Hitmen play-by-play man Brad Curle. List of communities in Saskatchewan List of ... Porcupine Plain is a town in Saskatchewan, Canada. It is accessed by Highway 23. Greenwater Lake Provincial Park is 5 ... Town of Porcupine Plain Coordinates: 52°35′53″N 103°14′53″W / 52.598°N 103.248°W / 52.598; -103.248. ... The town is located within the Porcupine Provincial Forest. The town was originally settled by returning World War I veterans ...
*  Malayan porcupine
The Malayan porcupine or Himalayan porcupine (Hystrix brachyura) is a species of rodent in the family Hystricidae. Three ... Play media Malayan porcupine - Kaeng Krachan National Park, Thailand Himalayan crestless porcupine H. b. hodgsoni from India ... The Malayan porcupine ranges from Nepal through north-east India (Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim, West Bengal, Manipur, Mizoram, ... 2003) The porcupine Hystrix (Acanthion) brachyura punungensis subsp. nov. from Late Pleistocene fissure deposits near Punung, ...
*  Porcupine, Wisconsin
Porcupine is 7 miles (11 km) southwest of Durand. Porcupine resident Jeff Myers is the local historian and tour guide. U.S. ... Porcupine is an unincorporated community located in the town of Frankfort, Pepin County, Wisconsin, United States. ... Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Porcupine, Wisconsin. ...
*  Hystrix (porcupine)
Cape porcupine Hystrix cristata - crested porcupine Hystrix indica - Indian crested porcupine Barthelmess, E.L. (2006). "Hystix ... Sumatran porcupine Subgenus Acanthion Hystrix brachyura - Malayan porcupine or Himalayan crestless porcupine Hystrix javanica ... Hystrix is a genus of porcupines containing most of the Old World porcupines. Fossils belonging to the genus date back to the ... Genus Hystrix Subgenus Thecurus Hystrix crassispinis - thick-spined porcupine Hystrix pumila - Philippine porcupine Hystrix ...