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dc.contributor.authorGarst, Warren, 1922-2016
dc.contributor.authorGarst, Genevieve Sherwin, 1922-2013
dc.coverage.spatialCentral Africa
dc.coverage.spatialMiddle East
dc.coverage.spatialSouthwestern Asia
dc.coverage.temporal1958-1988
dc.date1958-1988
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T06:39:57Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T06:39:57Z
dc.description35 mm slide; color.
dc.descriptionScientific Classification: Kingdom: Animalia; Phylum: Chordata; Class: Mammalia; Order: Carnivora; Family: Hyaenidae; Genus: Hyaena; Genus species: Hyaena hyaena.
dc.descriptionAnimal characteristics: Head-Body Length: 99-122 cm; Weight: 30-40 kg; Identification: The striped hyena is gray or yellowish-gray in color with black stripes on its body and legs. The muzzle, throat, and neck are black. This hyena also has a long, erectile mane down its back; Habitat: Dry savannas, bush country, semi deserts, deserts; Diet: Carnivore: carrion, young sheep and goats, small mammals, birds, lizards, snakes, insects; Reproduction: After a gestation period of 84 days, 2-4 young are born. Both parents help care for the pups. Striped hyenas can live up to 24 years old in captivity; Social Structure: These animals are solitary except for breeding pairs during mating season; Behavior: Striped hyenas establish their own home ranges and are nocturnal; Status: No special status; Interesting Facts: The ability of the stripped hyena to break up and digest dry bones is undoubtedly its major peculiarity.
dc.format.mediumslides (photographs)
dc.identifierMGARaaaa100869
dc.identifierGarst_13387.tif
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10217/53923
dc.publisherColorado State University. Libraries
dc.relationFinding aid: https://lib2.colostate.edu/archives/findingaids/manuscripts/mgar.html
dc.relation.isformatofSlide no. G13387
dc.relation.ispartofGarst (Warren and Genevieve) Collection
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dc.subjectStriped hyena
dc.subject.lcshHyaena (Genus)
dc.subject.lcshHyenas
dc.subject.lcshHyaenidae
dc.subject.lcshCarnivora
dc.subject.lcshMammals
dc.subject.lcshVertebrates
dc.subject.lcshChordata
dc.subject.lcshPredatory animals
dc.titleStriped hyena sitting near old structure
dc.typeStillImage
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