On the status and distribution of the Striped Hyaena, Hyaena hyaena, in Turkey

  title={On the status and distribution of the Striped Hyaena, Hyaena hyaena, in Turkey},
  author={Max Kasparek and Ayg{\"u}n Kasparek and B{\"u}lent G{\"o}zcelioğlu and Erc{\"u}ment Çolak and Nuri Yigit},
  journal={Zoology in the Middle East},
  pages={108 - 93}
Abstract A review of literature records, many of them from the 19th and early 20th centuries, shows that the Striped Hyaena, Hyaena hyaena, has apparently always been rare in Turkey. The natural distribution area extends from the southern Marmara region (Lake İznik, Uludağ) over the Dardanelles and along the Aegean and Mediterranean coast to south-east Anatolia. Historical records from inner and eastern Anatolia are not considered as reliable, and the Turkish population has apparently never had… 

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