What’s hoppy and cute with ears like a rabbit and lives in the desert? A Jerboa! Tiny freaked-out rodents who jump like little kangaroos and run up to 14 miles per hour. The Greater Egyptian Jerboa is found in Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, Libya, and Morocco.

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IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern


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