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Hyenas or hyaenas (from Greek ὕαινα hýaina) are any feliform carnivoran mammals of the .... scavengers of Eurasia, primarily feeding on large herbivore carcasses felle...

Hyena Facts - Animal Facts Encyclopedia

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Although they resemble both dogs and cats, the three species of hyenas and the .... Among modern animals, they are most closely related to the civets which are ...

Hyaena Specialist Group - Extinct Hyaena species

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Hyenas are thus far more closely related to cats and other Feliform taxa than to Caniform carnivores such as dogs, bears, or weasels. Fossil data suggest that ...

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Dec 19, 2014 ... Fast Facts about Hyenas Hyenas or hyaenas are believed to have originated in Miocene Eurasia some twenty two million years ago. Despite of ...

Hyenas are not dogs. They are actually more closely related to cats ...

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Dec 20, 2008 ... The spotted hyena is actually more closely related to the domestic cat than ... and the cats all represent the Feliform suborder to the larger order ...

Hyenas related to cats? – Life Lines - ScienceBlogs

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Jul 10, 2013 ... Ever wonder what dogs and hyenas have in common? ... as divergent evolution since a hyena is more closely related to a cat than a dog.

The Hyena Pages -- The Spotted Hyena FAQ - WeareSites

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Q: They're related to dogs, right? A: Wrong. Hyenas are a family of their own, the Hyaenidae. They're more closely related to cats than dogs, but their closest ...

Facts About Hyenas - Live Science

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Jun 9, 2016 ... Hyenas don't laugh, and they are not related to dogs. ... Though many people compare hyenas to dogs, they are actually much more like cats.

The Hyaenidae Family is a group of 4 carnivorous animals, each ...

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While Hyenas are often mistaken for being members of the canine family, they are in their own unique family. Hyenas, however are more closely related to cats  ...

The Hyena Pages -- Hyena Evolution - WeareSites

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"Hyaenid" is the proper term for any member of the hyena family (the Hyaenidae), ... By that time, horses already had three toes instead of five and cats were recognizable, if only barely. ... But there are no hyaenid fossils that seem related.

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Spotted Hyenas, Spotted Hyena Pictures, Spotted Hyena Facts ...

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Brown and striped hyenas are the other two. Although hyenas appear similar to dogs, they are actually more closely related to cats. They live throughout much of  ...

Are hyenas closer to dogs or to cats within the animal classification ...

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Hyaenidae and Felidae both belong to Feliformia which is monophyletic. Canidae is outside it ... As such Hyaenas are more closely related to cats. The dog-like ...

5 Species You Won't Believe Are Related - Cracked.com

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Apr 8, 2012 ... So they're probably closely related to cows, sheep or some other ... And yes, that also means hyenas are more closely related to cats than to ...