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Spotted Hyaena

The lion is the spotted hyaena’s greatest natural enemy as they compete directly for food, scavenge each other’s kills, and have antagonistic encounters that may result in death.

Spotted Hyaena

Spotted Hyaena (Crocuta crocuta)

Spotted Hyaena

Spotted hyaenas were once a common species in most of sub-Saharan Africa, but now have a patchy distribution south of the Sahara.