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Spotted Hyena

Crocuta crocuta

Notes:

A pair of Spotted Hyena rested in the shade on a very hot spring day around 100 F. We learned later that they had a den full of puppies a few yards from where we were stopped but the pups were all in the den and out of the heat.



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1 Comment

Ietermagog
Ietermagog 7 years ago

You were so lucky!

PunkusArnett
Spotted by
PunkusArnett

Limpopo, South Africa

Lat: -23.87, Long: 31.57

Spotted on Sep 21, 2009
Submitted on Aug 15, 2011

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