Taxon profile


Eastern Timber Wolf
Canis lupus lycaon Schreber, 1775

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Canidae - dogs and allies »  genus Canis »  species Canis lupus - wolf

Scientific synonyms

Canis lycaon
Canis lupus canadensis (de Blainville, 1843)
Canis lupus ungavensis (Comeau, 1940)

Other names

= Eastern Canadian Red Wolf
= Eastern Canadian Wolf
= Eastern Wolf

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Canis lupus lycaon Schreber, 1775]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008

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