Warthog | Info

The common warthog ( Phacochoerus africanus ) is a wild member of the pig family ( Suidae ) found in grassland, savanna, and woodland in sub-Saharan Africa . [1] [2] In the past, it was commonly treated as a subspecies of P. aethiopicus , but today that scientific name is restricted to the desert warthog of northern Kenya , Somalia , and eastern Ethiopia . [3]