Hyaena hyaena

Hyaena hyaena (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common Names

Striped Hyaena (English), الضبع المخطط (Arabic)

Languages: English

Conservation

Status in Egypt

Native, resident.

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution in Egypt

Widespread.

Taxonomy

  • Canis hyaena Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
  • Hyaena hyaena barbara de Blainville, 1844 (synonym)
  • Hyaena hyaena hyaena (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)

References

M., Basuony., F. Gilbert., & S. Zalat. (2010).  Mammals of Egypt: Atlas, Red Data Listing & Conservation, Ministry of State for Environmental Affairs, Cairo..