African Golden Wolf: Scientists Discover ‘New’ Canid Species

African and Eurasian golden jackals are genetically distinct lineages, according to a research team led by Dr Klaus-Peter Koepfli from the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute and Dr Robert Wayne of the University of California, Los Angeles. “This represents the first discovery of a ‘new’ canid species in Africa in over 150 years,” said Dr Koepfli, [...] —> Read More