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Maned wolf

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The seldom heard roar-bark of the Maned Wolf

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Feeding the rescued Maned Wolves

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Maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus) and Urutu Fer-de-lance (Bothrops alternatus)

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Maned Wolf

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Lobo Guará | Maned Wolf [Chrysocyon brachyurus]

The maned wolf is the largest canid of South America. Its markings resemble those of foxes, but it is not a fox, nor is it a wolf. It is the only species in the genus Chrysocyon.
  • Etymology 

  • Taxonomy 

  • Description 

  • Ecology and behavior 

  • Relations with humans 

  • Conservation 

  • In human cultures