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maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus)
Subject: maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus)
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Maned Wolf 11, Beardsley Zoo, 2009-11-06 - maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus).jpg
Resolution: 3240x2592 File Size: 2550532 Bytes Date: 2009:11:06 19:22:58 Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi (Canon) F number: f/6.3 Exposure: 1/125 sec Focal Length: 300/1 Upload Date: 2017:02:13 14:22:39

maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus)

Description A Maned Wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus) at Beardsley Zoo
Date 6 November 2009
Author Sage Ross

The maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus) is the largest canid of South America. Its markings resemble those of foxes, but it is not a fox, nor is it a wolf, as it is not closely related to other canids. It is the only species in the genus Chrysocyon (meaning "golden dog"). Order: Carnivora, Family: Canidae, Genus: Chrysocyon, Species: Chrysocyon brachyurus (Illiger, 1815), Synonyms: Canis brachyurus, C. campestris, C. isodactylus, C. jubatus, Vulpes cancrosa

Scientific Name: Chrysocyon brachyurus (Illiger, 1815)
Common Names:
English – Maned Wolf
Spanish – Aguara Guazu, Borochi, Lobo De Crin
French – Loup à crinière
Synonyms: Canis brachyurus Illiger, 1815

Maned wolf
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