Greenland Wolf (Canis lupus orion)

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Greenland Wolf (Canis lupus orion) – (Pocock 1935)

Common Names: Greenland wolf

Overall population: unknown, wolf population was estimated in 1998 to be 55 wolves, endangered, possibly extinct

Physical description:
Weight – 26 kg (57 lb)? – not credible
Length – 155 cm (61 in)? – not credible
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Coat/Color – white

Range:
Original range – Greenland, Queen Elizabeth Island
Current range – Northwest Greenland National Park

Habitat / Ecology / Prey:
Habitat – arctic tundra, ice
Ecology –
Prey – hare, seal, musk-ox

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