Hyaenidae

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Translingual[edit]

Hyaena hyaena (striped hyena),
one of the Hyaenidae

Etymology[edit]

Hyaena +‎ -idae

Proper noun[edit]

Hyaenidae

  1. A taxonomic family within the suborder Feliformia—the hyenas (including the aardwolf).

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Usage notes[edit]

Protelinae (of which the aardwolf is the only species) is considered a part of Hyaeninae, rather than as a separate subfamily. (See Wikipedia-logo.png Hyena#Genera of the Hyaenidae (extinct and recent) on Wikipedia.Wikipedia:Hyena#Genera of the Hyaenidae (extinct and recent))

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