Hyenas or hyaenas (from Greek ὕαινα hýaina) are the animals of the family
Hyaenidae .... scavengers of Eurasia, primarily feeding on large herbivore
carcasses felled b...
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
As such Hyaenas are more closely related to cats. The dog-like appearance is a
result of convergent evolution. As for rank based systematics (Order, Suborder, ...
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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 ...
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.
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 ...
Jun 23, 2011 ... 'Caniformia' (dog-like) is also a suborder of carnivora, but the hyena is more
closely related to cat-like species than to dog-like species, so it ...
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
Dec 1, 2009 ... Not only does the female spotted hyena outrank the male, but she also ... Cats
and dogs are related, in that they are carnivorous mammals with ...
Jun 19, 2012 ... They look like and act like dogs, but as we learned in a post last week, hyenas
are more closely related to cats than to dogs! Let's look at some ...