Spotted hyenas, brown hyenas, and aardwolves all live only in
Africa. Striped hyenas live in Africa and Southwest Asia. In
prehistoric times, spotted hyenas lived throughout Eurasia in
addition to Africa.
There are four species of hyenas: the spotted, striped and brown
hyenas and the aardwolf. The aardwolf eats only termites. The
striped and brown hyenas scavenge more than the spotted hyena, and
look different as well. Brown hyena spotted hyenastriped hyena
No but they are in lower risk categories of species needing
No they are not.
Spotted hyenas are of least concern, brown hyenas are near
threatened and striped hyenas are of least concern.