Hyaenidae

A family of large terrestrial carnivores possessing long legs, coarse guard hairs and a busy tail. It is comprised of hyenas and aardwolves.

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2011
2011
The social brain hypothesis posits that the demands of living in complex social groups require increased neural processing, and… (More)
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2006
2006
The four extant species of hyenas (Hyaenidae; Carnivora) form a morphologically and ecologically heterogeneous group of feliform… (More)
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2005
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2005
This study analyzed 76 species of Carnivora using a concatenated sequence of 6243 bp from six genes (nuclear TR-i-I, TBG, and… (More)
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2004
2004
Phylogenetic relationships among 37 living species of order Carnivora spanning a relatively broad range of divergence times and… (More)
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1998
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1998
The purpose of this study was to determine the higher-level phylogenetic relationships among Carnivora, using a conditional data… (More)
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1995
1995
Many different species of the order Carnivora are susceptible to canine distemper and the mortality rate varies greatly between… (More)
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1995
1995
The structure of the foramen ovale from 16 species representing 4 carnivore families, the Felidae, Canidae, Ursidae and Hyaenidae… (More)
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1990
1990
1. In canines and mustelides total vitamin A was 10-50 times higher compared to other species due to a high amount of retinyl… (More)
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1987
1987
Basic haematological values for 32 animals of four carnivore species are reported. In six adult wolves (Canis lupus) the mean… (More)
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1985
1985
Indexes of skeletal measurements are used to compare body proportions in Hyaenidae, Canidae and Felidae. Hyaena and Crocuta are… (More)
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