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The largest sea lions are twice as big as the largest bears, for example, and manatees outweigh their cat-size hyrax cousins by nearly 500 kilograms.
Besides giraffes, the African exhibit will include a lion, hyrax, wildebeest and tortoise.
Ilany studies the rock hyrax, an African rodent-like mammal that isn’t monogamous but whose sexes look the same.
To figure out who's who around hyraxes, use your ears: Males sing to attract females, while females don't sing at all.
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