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Image from ortizmj12 Wolves are proud beautiful animals, but its still easy to see in them bits of the domestic dogs we have come to love.
Habitat Plays A Role Most of the wolves worldwide are subspecies of the mighty gray wolf. Although they all have common genes, their location has had an effect on their physical characteristics, feeding practices and basic nature.
Some of the gray wolves can and are in some circles considered a different species due to their extreme isolation from one another. They can be found in a wide variety of habitats throughout most of North America. These animals survived the ice age and are thought to be the ancestor of domestic dog.
They may not, however, survive mankind. Because of their extreme isolation and the harsh conditions of their environment, not much is known about this subspecies of gray wolf. We do know that their coat grows almost pure white and thicker than their cousins to maximize wamth in constant cold.
Among the largest of the grey wolves, these animals have a fine coat of fur and are often hunted for it. Arabian Wolf canis lupus arabs Image from Biological Library The Arabian wolf was once found throughout the Arabian Peninsula, but now their territory has become scattered to bits of several different countries.
This subspecies is smaller than most and tend to live and hunt in small packs of 2 or 3 animals. Mexican Wolf Canis lupus baileyi Image from guppiecat The Mexican wolf is one of the most endangered canids on the planet. Originally they were found through most of northern Mexico and parts of the Southern US, and they were declared an endangered species in What remains of the breed lives in zoos and wolf sanctuaries.
One of the largest of the grey wolves, the Russian Wolves are champion predators. Because of this, they thrive in the wild and their numbers grow quickly.
These animals are also known to be more aggressive towards humans than other greys. For these two reasons, the Russian wolf is legally hunted to keep their numbers down.
A medium sized wolf, their bloodlines are thought to be particularly pure and relatively unaffected by domesticated dogs.
This subspecies is relatively small and often mistaken for the Golden Jackal. They are critically endangered due to over hunting. Originally found throughout Eurasia, now they are only seen in Central Asia. The fur of this subspecies is generally shorter, more dense and richer in color than their cousins in North America.
They are thought to be a hybridization between the grey wolf and red wolves or coyotes and a distinct species in their own right Canis lycaon.
The range of these animals used to cover the whole of the US and southern Canada. However relentless hunting and habitat destruction has resulted in their protection as an endangered species. Luckily the Great Plains Wolf has made a great comeback and their numbers are rising again.
They are predators perfectly suited for their environment, so numbers remained large in spite of the hunting. Indian Wolf Canis lupus pallipes or Canis indica Image from nz dave Also called Desert Wolf, the Indian Wolf is another of the subspecies that can be considered its own species Canis indica.PTE Important Essay: Wild animals have no place in the 21st century so protecting them is a waste of resources, Do you agree or disagree?
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Biodiversity usually tends to bunch in hotspots, and the number has been growing through time but will be likely to slow in the future.