[Phacochoerus africanus]
  Habitat: Open and wooded savannas, grass-steppes, and semi-deserts
  Height:
30"
  Weight: 110-130 lbs
  Max Lifespan: 15 years
  Gestation Period: 170-175 days
  Number of Young: 2 to 4 (typical)
  Conservation Status: Least Concern

  

- Their large, flat heads are covered with "warts," which are actually protective bumps
- Tusks are used for digging, for combat and defense
- Prefer to lie in burrows
- Can run at speeds up to 30 mph

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