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This second wave of hominin dispersal, either from Africa or the Levantine Corridor, would be related to the presence of Crocuta and Panthera pardus in the layers of Gran Dolina and Vallonnet, which agrees with the record of Crocuta at 1.
A morphological comparison of Canis dirus and the extant bone crushing hyena, Crocuta crocuta.
For instance, African wild dogs Lycaonpictus need to spend more time hunting prey in areas with lions Panthera leo and spotted hyenas Crocuta crocuta, as they lose killed prey to the two predator species (Gorman et al.
Alternatively, low sample size or larger within-family variance because of the occurrence of competition for milk between siblings (as reported for spotted hyenas, Crocuta crocuta, by Smale et al.
Among living species, the hyena-especially Crocuta crocuta, the spotted hyena -- best manifests the characteristics of an animal adapted to opening bones.
1987: The scent-marking behaviour of the spotted hyaena Crocuta crocuta in the southern Kalahari.
Aceratherium perimense, Chilotherium intermedium, Stegolophodon latidens and Crocuta carnifex (Pilgrim, 1937, 1939; Heissig, 1972; Bernor and Hussain, 1985; Akhtar, 1992; Bibi, 2007; Khan et al.
Age estimates from tooth wear and tooth eruption pattern have been proposed for wolves Canis lupus, coyotes Canis latrans, sea otters Enhydra lutris, spotted hyenas Crocuta crocuta, leopards Panthera pardus and other carnivores (Garshelis 1984, Stander 1997, Landon et al.
Equus caballus X X Equushydruntinus X Bos/Bison X X X Cervus elaphus X X X X Dama dama Capreol capreolus Rangifer tarandus Sus scropha X X Capra pyrenaica X X Rupicapra rupicapra X Orictolagus cuniculus X X X X Lepus capensis Lepus europeus Canis lupus Vulpes vulpes X Lynx pardina Lynx spelea Felix silvestres Ursus spelea Panthera pardus Crocuta Alopex loguous Martes foina Meles meles Bora Gran L' Arbreda Castel Rod de la de'en sa Sala Melca Carreras Stephanorhinus Elephas sp.
brunnea and Crocuta crocuta, respectively) of sub-Saharan Africa (Gokhelashvili 2002; Postanowicz 2002).
The hunting behaviour of spotted hyaenas, Crocuta crocuta, in a region containing both sedentary and migratory populations of herbivores.