Cape hunting dog

noun
a powerful doglike mammal of southern and eastern Africa that hunts in large packs; now rare in settled area
Hypernyms: ↑wild dog

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  • Cape hunting dog — hieninis šuo statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Lycaon pictus angl. African hunting dog; Cape hunting dog; hunting dog vok. afrikanischer Wildhund; gemalter Hund; Hyänenhund; Jagdhyäne; Steppenhund rus.… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Hunting dog — For the species known as the African hunting dog, Cape hunting dog, or painted hunting dog see African Wild Dog A hunting dog refers to any dog who assists humans in hunting. There are several types of hunting dogs developed for the many tasks… …   Wikipedia

  • hunting dog — hieninis šuo statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Lycaon pictus angl. African hunting dog; Cape hunting dog; hunting dog vok. afrikanischer Wildhund; gemalter Hund; Hyänenhund; Jagdhyäne; Steppenhund rus.… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • hunting dog — (also Cape hunting dog) noun an African wild dog that has a dark coat with pale markings, living and hunting in packs. [Lycaon pictus.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • African hunting dog — ▪ mammal also called  Cape Hunting Dog, or Hyena Dog        (Lycaon pictus), wild African carnivore that differs from the rest of the members of the dog family (Canidae) in having only four toes on each foot. Its coat is short, sparse, and… …   Universalium

  • African hunting dog — noun A wild dog, Lycaon pictus, typically black, white and tan, found in Tanzania, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa. Syn: African wild dog, Cape hunting dog, painted dog, painted hunting dog, spotted dog, ornate wolf, painted wolf …   Wiktionary

  • African hunting dog — hieninis šuo statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Lycaon pictus angl. African hunting dog; Cape hunting dog; hunting dog vok. afrikanischer Wildhund; gemalter Hund; Hyänenhund; Jagdhyäne; Steppenhund rus.… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • African hunting dog — noun a powerful doglike mammal of southern and eastern Africa that hunts in large packs; now rare in settled area • Syn: ↑hyena dog, ↑Cape hunting dog, ↑Lycaon pictus • Hypernyms: ↑wild dog * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized A …   Useful english dictionary

  • African Wild Dog — Taxobox name = African Wild DogMSW3 Wozencraft | pages = | id = 14000818] status = EN status system = iucn2.3 status ref = IUCN2006|assessors=McNutt et al |year=2004|id=12436|title=Lycaon pictus|downloaded=06 May 2008 Database entry includes… …   Wikipedia

  • wild dog — noun any of various undomesticated mammals of the family Canidae that are thought to resemble domestic dogs as distinguished from jackals or wolves (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑canine, ↑canid • Hyponyms: ↑dingo, ↑warrigal, ↑warragal, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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