Cave hyena

Description
Faunal remains from Kents Cavern. Pengelly number 3413a, Locality: Smerdon’s Passage, Series: 30, Parallel: 20, Level: 2, Yard: 1L, Deposit: Cave earth, date: 01/10/1870. Relating pages in Pengelly’s diary: 914. Canine in jaw fragment 7 x 3.5cm approx.
Accession Loan No.
31/2006/2
Simple Name
fossil: mammal
Full Name
HYAENIDAE: Crocuta crocuta spelaea (Goldfuss): cave hyena
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Geology Period
Pleistocene 1.8 – 10,000
Common Name
cave hyena
Family
HYAENIDAE
Genus
Crocuta
Species
crocuta spelaea
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Collection Class
Fossils
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Town
Torquay
Collection County
Devon
Family Group

Created At
2016-10-13 15:46:56
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:44:10

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