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hy·e·na also hy·ae·na (h - n ). n.

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Spotted Hyena
Spotted Hyena. Crocuta crocuta. Geographical Range: Found throughout Africa, south of the.
Spotted hyena (Crocuta crocuta) den use and taphonomy in the
What the hyena's laugh tells: Sex, age, dominance and individual
Hyena in Turkey
Striped hyena (Hyaena hyaena) trapped in Hatay, Turkey.
Hyena manual
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Hyenas prove that complex societies give you big brains
The basic concept of counting is beyond most animals, but not hyenas. They are able to count almost as well as primates, another indicator that these carnivores are unusually intelligent. It all goes back to their sophisticated, hierarchical societies.
African safari isn't as expensive as you would think
Murray killed a hyena weighing well over 200 pounds this last trip, and was amazed at the size and toughness of the animals. With our local hunting season about to kick off next month, lots of you are making plans for dove, deer, turkey and hogs.
Two residents to get licence to kill hyena
At least 12 cattle have been killed so far by the animal believed to be a hyena. Hyenas have damaged fencing at a farm where cattle are kept.
Animal Nature: Why, yes, animals can sunburn; new smartphone app tells you
View full sizeMichigan State UniversitySara Benson-Amran, a Michigan State University grad student, demonstrated that hyenas' ability to count helps them decide whether to fight or flee.
Hyena attack: bush camp closed
Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife says the camp in which a schoolboy was attacked by a hyena has been temporarily shut down. It says the popular camping site at the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Park is being revamped to ensure visitors are adequately protected.

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Hyena - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hyenas or Hyaenas (from Greek "ὕαινα" - hyaina) are the animals of the family Hyaenidae a feliform suborder of the Carnivora.
Hyena -
Use Hyena to manage all aspects of Windows and Active Directory environments .
AWF: Wildlife: Hyena
The hyena (spelled "hyeana" in some parts of the world) is Africa's most common large carnivore.
Spotted Hyenas, Spotted Hyena Pictures, Spotted Hyena Facts
Learn all you wanted to know about spotted hyenas with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.
Hyena facts
The hyena is Africa's most common large carnivore.

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