White black-backed jackals

Corrections: arctic foxes are born in brown or bluish black summer pelts and arctic wolves are born gray. These are of the Cape species or subspecies (depending upon how you accept the most recent genetic studies on them), and yellow … Continue reading

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New species of black-backed jackal indicated through mitochondrial DNA analysis

Cape jackal  (L) and East African black-backed jackal (R) The molecular revolution in biology has caused a great deal of turmoil in the taxonomy of Canids. Long-time readers know that full-genome comparisons have recently found that the red wolf and … Continue reading

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