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Canis lupus baileyi
The Mexican wolf (Canis lupus baileyi) is a genetically distinct subspecies of the wolf found in North America. It is also one of the smallest subspecies, reaching a length not exceeding 135 cm and a maximum height of 80 cm. Weights vary from 27 kg to 45 kg.
Extinct in the wild
One of the last individuals in captivity.
Spotted on Apr 22, 2011
Submitted on Apr 30, 2011