Tag: "hyena" at biology news
Neandertal femur suggests competition with hyenas and a shift in landscape use
...dern humans in Europe. In addition, the cave was a hyena
den at about the same time that the humans lived in it, the authors say. Archeological evidence indicates that humans processed carcasses of the same animals as the hyenas, with some animal bones showing both cut marks from human tools and tooth mark...
Like mother, like cubs
...braska, report that high-ranking, dominant spotted hyena
mothers pass to their offspring high levels of cer...dation-funded research spent studying wild spotted hyena
populations in Kenya. The paper outlines the first instance where researchers have shown that a fema...
Hyena mothers give their cubs a helpful dose of hormones
Scientists have discovered that a dominant hyena
puts her cubs on the road to success before they a...ate the chances for life-success in both sexes. In hyena
packs, male-female social roles are reversed from what is normally found in nature--that is, female ...