Taxon profile


Brown Hyena
Hyaena brunnea Thunberg, 1820

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Hyaenidae - hyenas »  genus Hyaena - Striped Hyaenas

Scientific synonyms

Hyaena (Parahyaena) brunnea Thunberg, 1820
Parahyaena brunnea (Thunberg, 1820)

Other names

= Brown Hyaena

Near Threatened


juvenile animal

Taxon in country check-lists

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [10276]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Parahyaena brunnea (Thunberg, 1820)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Hyaena brunnea Thunberg, 1820]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
DE Zootier-Lexikon [137:braune-hyaene-hyaena-brunnea&Itemid=240]

Dollinger P.: Zootier-Lexikon
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2018
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Hyaena brunnea (Thunberg, 1820)]

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