Cave hyena

Description
Faunal remains from Kents Cavern. Pengelly number 3607a, Locality: Smerdon’s Passage, Series: 32, Parallel: 6, Level: 2, Yard: 1L, Deposit: Cave earth, date 22/11/1871. Femur shaft 12.5 x 3cm approx. Relating page in Pengelly’s diary 947.
Accession Loan No.
31/2006/7
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 11:44:11

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