Hyaenidae


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Hyaenidae

[hī′e·nə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of catlike carnivores in the superfamily Feloidea including the hyenas and aardwolf.
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1986, Skinner and Smithers 1990), the consensus is that aardwolves belong to the Hyaenidae (Wayne et al.
Among carnivores members of the families Canidae, Ursidae, Hyaenidae and Felidae are present.
Nandiinidae, Felidae, Prionodontidae, Viverridae, Hyaenidae, Herpestidae, Eupleridae, Canidae, Ursidae, Procyonidae, Mephitidae y Mustelidae), mas dos listas de bibliografia, una general y otra referida a descripciones cientificas.