brown hyena

(redirected from Parahyaena brunnea)
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Noun1.brown hyena - of southern Africabrown hyena - of southern Africa      
hyaena, hyena - doglike nocturnal mammal of Africa and southern Asia that feeds chiefly on carrion
genus Hyaena - type genus of the Hyaenidae
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2006: Predatory and foraging behavior of Brown hyenas (Parahyaena brunnea Thunberg, 1820) at Cape Fur Seal (Arctocephalus pusillus pusillus Schreber, 1776) Colonies.--PhD thesis, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany, 209 pp.