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Proteles cristata (Aardwolf) is a species of mammals in the family hyaenas. It is listed in CITES Appendix III. It is found in the Afrotropics. It is a nocturnal insectivore. Individuals are known to live for 300 months.

  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/CITES_III
  • Definition: Appendix III is a list of species included at the request of a Party that already regulates trade in the species and that needs the cooperation of other countries to prevent unsustainable or illegal exploitation. International trade in specimens of species listed in this Appendix is allowed only on presentation of the appropriate permits or certificates. (See Article V of the Convention)
  • Source: https://www.speciesplus.net/#/taxon_concepts/7432/legal
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Aardwolf