No striped hyena has been spotted with a wolf pack since. Hyenas are known to have short torsos and are fairly massive wolf-like build. Small prey is killed by being shaken in the mouth, while large prey is eaten alive. Offset your Greenhouse Gases when you fly - and protect Gola Rainforest, ©2020 Jon Hall. As a adjective canine is of, or pertaining to, a dog or dogs. The wolf is dead once that hyena gets her jaws around his neck. Is. C. CrowValkairi Guest. And my apologies to all for clogging this up with non-mammal content. I fully imagine that it was another Feral but it bore a close resemblance to African Wildcat in Aulagnier et al. Size and Strength. The Hyena is equally limited in its anatomy to the Wolf, with its durability potentially even being a trade off with a higher lack of flexibility. 78) says, “The hyena conceives by a wolf and brings forth Onolysum, as it is pronounced (it is written Monolycum), which lives not in a herd but as a solitary, and wanders among men and flocks, as a Greek wrote recently, who attributes to him indeed rough thick hair: and without neck vertebrae and stiffened in one upright bone” (translated in Zirkle 1935, p. 34). © 2007-2019 ZME Science - Not exactly rocket science. Join the ZME newsletter for amazing science news, features, and exclusive scoops. Is it possible to load photos to posts here as I’ve got some pics of a rodent that I’d appreciate if anyone can help to confirm the ID of? I’ve also just had contact also with Mark Hows who gave some more details of their sightings last year, so will try that spot out for sure (by Mitzpe Ramon), but if anyone has any more recent tips, that would be greatly appreciated. I wonder if you or anyone else can assist with where I find these. I’m surprised the local farmers don’t object more to people driving around the fields, especially around the bird race when many birders visit the site. I have photos of this too, so can post them for interest if I can work out how to do so. Hopefully Jon will help you add the rodent photo and answer your other question. Feeling that there is a gap between scientists and the general audience, he started ZME Science -- and the results are what you see today. The hyena leapt at the wolf but the wolf jumped out of the way. Hope this helps and have a fantastic trip, Mike. There’s a good chance they also have asbestos, A new study on biomass fuel says smoke is more damaging to lungs than we assumed, Adults over 50 are a priority for the COVID-19 vaccine. I guess the fields are very close to the border with Jordan hence the military moving you on. I’ve just re-discovered this site, having not visited it for some time, and found out what a great resource the forum is in addition to the trip reports available.