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The spotted hyena, also known as the laughing hyena or tiger wolf, is a species of hyena native to Sub-Saharan Africa. The spotted hyena is the largest member of the Hyaenidae, and is further physically distinguished from other species by its vaguely bear-like build, its rounded ears, its less prominent mane, its spotted pelt, its more dual purposed dentition, its fewer nipples and the presence of a pseudo-penis in the female. It is the only mammalian species to lack an external vaginal opening.

Similar species: Carnivorans
Species identified by Ori Fragman Sapir
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By Ori Fragman Sapir

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Uploaded Oct 11, 2021. Captured Sep 6, 2021 09:50 in 6GCPCVX8+2J.
  • COOLPIX P950
  • f/6.5
  • 10/5000s
  • ISO320
  • 357mm