A central parting of the spines at the crown of the head, short ears, no big toe on the back foot and a whitish band across the forehead.
|Scientific Name||Common Name||Found in|
|A. albiventris||White Bellied hedgehog or four toed hedgehog||Central and Eastern Africa|
|A. algirus||Algerian hedgehog||Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia, northern Libya, southern France, Spain, Canary Islands, Balearic Islands, Malta and Djerba|
|A. frontalis||South African hedgehog||South Africa, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Namibia, Botswana|
|A. sclateri||Somalian hedgehog||Somalia|