Hyena

Hyena

  • Scientific Name: Crocuta crocuta (spotted hyena)
  • Size: 28 to 35 inches tall
  • Weight: 90 to 190 pounds
  • Lifespan: 25 years in captivity
  • Habitat: Savannas, grasslands, woodlands, forest edges, subdeserts and mountains to 13,000 feet
  • Diet: Carnivorous
  • Gestation: 90 to110 days
  • Predators: Humans