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The Most Beautiful Animals You've Never Heard Of

The maned wolf is the largest canid of South America, resembling a large fox with reddish fur. This mammal is found in open and semi-open habitats, especially grasslands with scattered bushes and trees, in south, central-west and south-eastern Brazil, Paraguay, northern Argentina, Bolivia east and north of the Andes.

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Here Are 22 Animals You Didn't Know Exist. A Couple Will Haunt My Dreams But #19 Is My New Favorite.

11. The Maned Wolf is the largest canid in South America, resembling a large fox with reddish fur. This mammal is found in open and semi-open habitats, especially grasslands with scattered bushes and trees throughout South America. The maned wolf is the tallest of the wild canids and it's long legs are most likely an adaptation to the tall grasslands of its native habitat.

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("The Irish Deer or Giant Deer was a species of Megaloceros and one of the largest deer that ever lived. Its range extended across Eurasia, from Ireland to east of Lake Baikal, during the Late Pleistocene. The latest known remains of the species have been carbon dated to about 7,700 years ago." More at the post. Text & image via vincentkhoo819) I recognise this Irish Skeleton! I'll prove it with my next pin on this board...

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The Dire Wolf, the Largest Wolf to Have Ever Lived

As big as a man you say: I wouldn't want to be near one having a dog fight. Hold on a second; as big as a man, it could take down a bear with ease.

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Maned Wolf! The maned wolf is the largest canid of South America, resembling a large fox with reddish fur.

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This is what upsets me about living in TN. Everyone mistaken a coyote for a wolf. I hear this all the time. Also the other is that there is black panthers running around. And I have bigfoot living in my shed in the backyard, lol

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The maned wolf 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 -La #Manedwolf #fact #animalworld

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Wolf species have ‘howling dialects’

Largest quantitative study of howling, and first to use machine learning, defines different howl types and finds that wolves use these types more or less depending on their species, resembling a howling dialect. Researchers say findings could help conservation efforts and shed light on the earliest evolution of our own use of language.

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