Learn about the different hyrax species.
Hyraxes share many features with elephants and seacows. Recent research using molecular sequence data provides additional support for the association of the paenungulates (elephants, hyraxes and sea cows), which together with sengis, the aardvark, tenrecs and golden moles, are called the Afrotheria.
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