Genera and species

Long-eared Hedgehog
An urban hedgehog out foraging at night.
Westeuropean hedgehog

Subfamily Erinaceinae (Hedgehogs)

* Genus Atelerix
o Four-toed Hedgehog, Atelerix albiventris
o North African Hedgehog, Atelerix algirus
o Southern African Hedgehog, Atelerix frontalis
o Somalid Hedgehog, Atelerix sclateri
* Genus Erinaceus
o Amur Hedgehog, Erinaceus amurensis
o Southern White-breasted Hedgehog, Erinaceus concolor
o West European Hedgehog, Erinaceus europaeus
o Northern White-breasted Hedgehog, Erinaceus roumanicus
* Genus Hemiechinus
o Long-eared Hedgehog, Hemiechinus auritus
o Indian Long-eared Hedgehog, Hemiechinus collaris
* Genus Mesechinus
o Daurian Hedgehog, Mesechinus dauuricus
o Hugh’s Hedgehog, Mesechinus hughi
* Genus Paraechinus
o Desert Hedgehog, Paraechinus aethiopicus
o Brandt’s Hedgehog, Paraechinus hypomelas
o Indian Hedgehog, Paraechinus micropus
o Bare-bellied Hedgehog, Paraechinus nudiventris