Phacochoerus aethiopicus 

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Citation: de Jong, Y.A., Butynski, T.M. & d'Huart, J.-P. 2016. Phacochoerus aethiopicus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T41767A99376685. . Downloaded on 22 October 2016.
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