Hudson Bay wolf

Hudson Bay wolf

Hudson Bay wolf

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Canis lupus hudsonicus

The Hudson Bay wolf (Canis lupus hudsonicus ) is a subspecies of gray wolf native to northern Keewatin, including the northwestern coast of Hudson Bay in Canada. It was first classed as a distinct subspecies in 1941 by Edward Goldman, who described it as being a white colored, medium-sized subspecies similar to C. l. arctos, but with a flatter skull. This wolf is recognized as a subspecies of Canis lupus in the taxonomic authority Mammal Species of the World (2005).

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Hudson Bay wolf habitat map
Hudson Bay wolf habitat map
Hudson Bay wolf
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References

1. Hudson Bay wolf Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hudson_Bay_wolf

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