Mackenzie River Wolf (Canis lupus mackenzii)

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Mackenzie River Wolf (Canis lupus mackenzii) – (Anderson 1943)

Common Names: British Columbian wolf, Manitoba wolf, Mackenzie tundra wolf, Mackenzie Valley wolf, interior Alaskan wolf, and Alaska tundra wolf

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Physical description:
Weight – 100 – 145 pounds (45 – 65 kg)
Height – 32 – 36 inches (81 – 91 cm) at the shoulder
Length – 60 -65 inches (nose to tail)
Color/Coat – white, yellowish white, typically grey, brown and black

Range:
Original range – Northwest Territories, Canada
Current range – East of the Mackenzie River, from the arctic coast to south of Great Bear Lake. Possibly as far south as Great Slave Lake. Northwest Territories, Canada

Habitat / Ecology / Prey:
Habitat – tundra, mountains, river valley
Ecology
Prey – caribou, small mammals, salmon

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