Talk:Porcupine

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Killer porcupines[edit]

http://news.sciencemag.org/biology/2013/11/scienceshot-license-quill License to Quill 8 November 2013 Researchers in Italy have found that the rodents can slay dogs, foxes, and even badgers.

http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/mamm.ahead-of-print/mammalia-2013-0126/mammalia-2013-0126.xml When quills kill: the defense strategy of the crested porcupine Hystrix cristata L., 1758 DOI: 10.1515/mammalia-2013-0126, October 2013

--Nbauman (talk) 14:22, 11 November 2013 (UTC)

Throwing Missiles[edit]

http://www.hurriyet.com.tr/gundem/27356494.asp (CoffeeBreak 15:07, 9 October 2014 (UTC)) — Preceding unsigned comment added by Cantikadam (talkcontribs)

Quill: additional information[edit]

Structure of quills, possible antibiotic properties https://link-springer-com.qe2a-proxy.mun.ca/content/pdf/10.1007%2FBF01016483.pdf

Defence[edit]

General defence strategies