Definition of Maned wolf

1. Noun. Reddish-grey wolf of southwestern North America.

Exact synonyms: Canis Niger, Canis Rufus, Red Wolf
Generic synonyms: Wolf

Definition of Maned wolf

1. Noun. the largest canid of South America, Chrysocyon brachyurus. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Literary usage of Maned wolf

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1. The Century (1902)
"I. THE maned wolf, OK WHAT ? 'HE director of the Bronx Zoological Garden summed up the situation pretty accurately when, in answer to my request for ..."

2. The Standard Library of Natural History: Embracing Living Animals of Thw by Charles John Cornish (1908)
"THE maned wolf This is by far the largest of several peculiar South American species of the Dog Family which we have not room to mention. ..."

3. The New International Encyclopaedia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1906)
"... described under Fox-Doc, maned wolf, and other names. For illustrations and bibliography, see CANID.F. ; DOG. WOLF, TASMANIAN or ZERRA. ..."

4. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"maned wolf, a long-legged, slender- bodied, long-nosed, brightly reddish wolf (Canis jubatus) of eastern South America, which may be regarded as one of the ..."

5. Chambers' Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge by William Chambers, Robert Chambers (1892)
"... but the most characteristic mark is a black patch just above the heel. (4) C.jubatus (maned wolf) is the largest of its family in South America. ..."

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