Tenrecidae


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The only mammals that have formed part of the native flora are bats, insectivores (with 1 endemic family, the Tenrecidae, with 21 species), rodents (with a single endemic subfamily including 10 living species and 2 or 3 extinct ones), primates, carnivores, and hippopotamuses (with 2 dwarf species that are now extinct).
They are not true hedgehogs (belonging to the family Tenrecidae and not Erinaceidae) and are unlikely to be kept as pets (2; F.