The spotted hyena (Crocuta crocuta), also known as the laughing hyena,  is a species of hyena, currently classed as the sole member of the genus Crocuta, native to ...
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Early Miocene-recent; All extant species of hyenas in descending order of size: spotted hyena, brown hyena, striped hyena and aardwolf. Scientific classification
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The spotted hyena may look unusual, at first sight. It has a large head with a long, thick, muscular neck and powerful jaws that give the hyena the strongest bite of ...
In this seminal study, Hans Kruuk redefines the image of the spotted hyena, not as a common scavenger, but as a complex matriarchal predator with links to human ...
Hyenas are not picky eaters. The spotted hyena is a skillful hunter but also an opportunistic scavenger. It consumes animals of various types and sizes, carrion ...
The spotted hyena is not a habitual scavenger, despite what you may have heard, and it is fabulously intelligent to boot
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The spotted hyena (Crocuta crocuta) is a species of hyena (the word is spelt "hyaena" in British English). They are often called the laughing hyena.