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Coyote

Coyote

Introduction

Head-Body Length: 70-97 cm
Height: 45-53 cm
Weight: 11.5-15 kg
Identification:The coyote is buff-gray with brownish yellow parts. It has a white throat and belly, a black stripe down its back, and black patches on the forelegs and end of tail.
Habitat: Prairies, open woodlands
Diet: Omnivore: rodents, rabbits, snakes, insects, carrion, fruit, berries, grasses, fish, frogs, crustaceans
Reproduction: Coyotes mate in the late winter months of January, February, and March. The gestation period is 63-65 days long, after which 5-10 pups are born. By the time they are seven months old, the pups have left to establish their own home ranges. The life expectancy for wild coyotes is 14.5 years.
Behavior: Coyotes are the North American equivalent of Africa’s jackals. They are highly adaptable, allowing them to expand their ranges in northern and eastern North America.
Status: No special status

 Interesting-Facts: Coyotes can interbreed with domestic dogs. They are totally protected in 12 states; hunting and trapping of them is closely regulated in all other states and in Canada.

Geographic: North America Date:1958 – 1988 Subjects: Coyote
Canis
Canidae
Carnivora
Mammals
Vertebrates
Chordata
Predatory animals

KEY FACTS

Name Coyote , Canis latrans,
Origin North America
Size 6.8 – 21 kg
Litter Size 8 or 9 pups
Life span six to eight years
Reproduction Coyotes mate in the late winter months of January, February, and March. The gestation period is 63-65 days long, after which 5-10 pups are born.
Height 58 – 66 cm
Weight 6.8 – 21 kg
Colors Coyote coat colors can range in color from gray to reddish brown and even sometimes black.

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scientific classification

Kingdom – Animalia
Phylum – Chordata
Class – Mammalia
Order – Carnivora
Family – Canidae
Genus – Canis
Genus Species – Canis latrans

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