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Mexican Wolf

Canis lupus baileyi

Family

Canidae, the dog family

Conservation Status

Endangered

Distribution

Southwestern United States and Mexico.

Habitat

Arid grasslands, woodlands and forests

Factoid

Mexican wolves have a complex social structure and communication system, which includes vocalizations, facial expressions, scent marketing and body language.