Western hedgehog

Erinaceus europaeus

Order:

Ericnaceomorpha.

Family:

Erinaceidae.

Habitat:

River & wetlands, Forest, Shrubs, Prairies & steppes, Farmlands /human landscapes.

Larger than Eastern hedgehog, most of its body covered by spines, mostly brown in color, lack of a white spot on its chest

Gallery

Baby European Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus) sniffing in grass, exploring the natural world
By: CENEAM