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Cryptomys mechowi (African Giant Mole Rat Mechow's Mole Rat) is a species of rodents in the family Bathyergidae. It is found in the Afrotropics. It is a herbivore. Individuals can grow to 272 g. Reproduction is dioecious. African Giant Mole Rat Mechow's Mole Rat has parental care (Paternal Care).

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EOL has data for 36 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of African Giant Mole-rat -- Mechow's mole-rat. View this species on GBIF