Spotted Hyena - Crocuta crocuta

Photos of spotted hyenas taken in southern Africa.

Species Outline

Latin Name:Crocuta crocuta
Order:Carnivora
Suborder:Feliformia
Family:Hyaenidae
Subfamily:Hyaeninae
Collective Noun:Clan, cackle
Weight Male:46-79 kg
Weight Female:56-80 kg
Shoulder Height:77-85 cm
Tail Length:±25 cm
Length Total:120-180 cm
Number of Teats:2 abdominal
Number of Teeth:34

Species Details

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