Definition of Hyaena brunnea
1. Noun. Of southern Africa.
Generic synonyms: Hyaena, Hyena
Group relationships: Genus Hyaena
Lexicographical Neighbors of Hyaena Brunnea
Literary usage of Hyaena brunnea
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Fur Traders and Fur Bearing Animals by Marcus Petersen (1914)
"II "*i The Brown Hyaena (Hyaena-brunnea) is also found in the south of Africa, where the inhabitants of the Cape call it the Shore Wolf which it resembles ..."
2. S. W. Silver & Co.'s Handbook to South Africa: Including the Cape Colony by S.W. Silver & Co (1880)
"... or tiger-wolf of the colonists ; and the Hyaena brunnea (Thunb.), or strand-wolf, resembles in appearance a small ..."
3. Forms of Animal Life: A Manual of Comparative Anatomy : with Descriptions of by George Rolleston, William Hatchett Jackson (1888)
"... canal may vary as much as it does in species as closely allied as Hyaena brunnea (Murie, Tr. ZS for 1867, p. 504) and H. crocuta (Watson, PZS 1877, p. ..."