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Falkland Island wolf
Characteristics
Scientific Name:
Dusicyon australis
Family Name:
Canidae
Head & Body Size:
Shoulder Height: 24 in. (60 cm)
Tail Size:
unknown
Weight:
unknown
Color:
brownish-grey fur with black ears and a paler underbody
Life Span:
unknown
Diet:
it is believed that they ate penguins, ground nesting birds and vegetation.
 
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Falkland Island wolf

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Falkland Island wolf Description
  Not much is known about the Falkland Island wolf. It is believed to be extinct and the only 11 known specimens are in museums. It resembles a wolf, but with shorter legs. It had a broad skull with small ears. It has been said that it barked like a domesticated dog.  
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