Canis (carnivore)

Abundance: 0.01 to 71.26% (median 1.64%)

Latitudinal range: -37.3° to 72.8°

Habitats: (128), Mediterranean woodland (5), desert/xeric shrubland (9), mangrove (2), montane grassland (4), temperate broadleaf/mixed forest (29), temperate coniferous forest (4), temperate savanna (2), tropical/subtropical coniferous forest (1), tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest (25), tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest (17), tropical/subtropical savanna (15), tundra (1)

Found in 242 samples

Afghanistan: Nuristan Province

Argentina: Acambuco

Armenia: Hovk-1 Cave (Unit 4)

Australia: Goonoo State Conservation Area (on-track, pre-baiting), Ben Boyd National Park and Nadgee Nature Reserve, Taunton National Park, Groote Eylandt, Alyangula, Kurrajong (KP1)

Brazil: Estação Biológica de Santa Lúcia (primary forest), Tapiraí and Piedade Municipalities, Serra do Japi Biological Reserve (2009/2010), Quedas do Rio Bonito Ecological Park (camera trapping), Una and Arataca (forest), Una and Arataca (cabruca), Reserva Natural Vale (year 1), Iguaçu National Park, Reserva Biológica de Araras, Private Reserve of Natural Heritage Recanto das Antas

Bulgaria: Osogovo Mountain (Natura 2000 study), Osogovo Mountain (intensive study), Osogovo Mountain (opportunistic study)

Cambodia: Phnom Prich Wildlife Sanctuary, Chhep Wildlife Sanctuary, Mondulkiri Protected Forest, Boh Dambang

Canada: Lindsay, Canadian National Railway (spring), Canadian National Railway (summer), Canadian National Railway (fall), Canadian National Railway (winter), Charlie Lake Cave (Zone IV), Learmonth Site, Peale Point House 2 (1), Keffer (Midden 57, screened), Keffer (Midden 57, floated), DjPp-8 (level B), McNichol Creek (house depression), McNichol Creek (midden), Pender Canal Site (trench), Grassy Bay, Irving-Johnston, Atkinson, Cactus Flower, Caverne de la Mine (lower infill)

China: Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (camera traps), Altun Mountains, Gouli Region, Suojia Township, Mount Kalamaili Ungulate Nature Reserve, Guanyinshan Nature Reserve, Yanchiwan National Nature Reserve, Ma'anshan Cave (upper layer), Ma'anshan Cave (lower layer), Songhua River, Tawendaliha

Colombia: Parque Nacional Natural Farallones de Cali (forest), Parque Nacional Natural Farallones de Cali (scrub), Otún Quimbaya Flora and Fauna Sanctuary (2009), Otún Quimbaya Flora and Fauna Sanctuary (2010-1), Otún Quimbaya Flora and Fauna Sanctuary (2010-2), Otún Quimbaya Flora and Fauna Sanctuary (2011)

Costa Rica: San Juan–La Selva Biological Corridor

Croatia: Northern Velebit National Park, Mujina Pecina (Level B), Mujina Pecina (Level D2)

France: Salève, Grotte du Bison (Level I), Mas d'Azil

Georgia: Dzudzuana Cave (lower area, Unit B)

India: Similipal Tiger Reserve (camera traps), Akole Tahsil, Naikund, Girawad, Malvan (Period I), Malvan (Period II)

Indonesia: Bawean Island (wet season), Bawean Island (dry season)

Iran: Lar Protected Area, Wezmeh Cave

Iraq: Palegawra Cave

Israel: Shikma Biosphere Zone (spring), Shikma Biosphere Zone (summer), Shikma Biosphere Zone (winter), Manot Cave (Area D, Biogenic Unit)

Italy: Western Trento Province (2012), Caverna degli Orsi (sondage A, Unit 10), Caverna degli Orsi (sondage A, Unit 11.1), Cava Muracci, Mondeval de Sora (SU 8)

Japan: Fujiyoshida City

Jordan: Dana Nature Reserve, Wadi Taiyiba (WT6), 'Ayn Qasiyya (Area A)

Kyrgyzstan: Jangart Hunting Reserve (ridge)

Lebanon: Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve (spring)

Malaysia: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Mexico: La Reserva Natural Sierra Nanchititla, Estación Científica Las Joyas, Tolistoque (dry season), Tolistoque (rainy season), Huasabas-Sahuaripa Region, Madera West, Pico de Orizaba National Park, Pastorías (lluvias), Pastorías (secas), San Juan Bautista Cuicatlán (lluvias), San Juan Bautista Cuicatlán (secas), Reserva de la Biosfera La Encrucijada (secas), Reserva de la Biosfera La Encrucijada (lluvias), La Playa, Schroeder Site (Structure 1), El Zurdo, Xalapa

Namibia: Waterberg Plateau Park (surrounding flatlands), Waterberg Escarpment, Waterberg Plateau Park, Namib-Naukluft National Park

Oman: Southwest Dhofar Mountains

Panama: Ecoparque Panama

Poland: Raj Cave (layer 4), Raj Cave (layer 6)

Republic of the Congo: Kouilou Département

Romania: Southern Transylvania

Russia: Kuznetsovka, Geographical Society Cave, Zapovednaya, Bugul'deika II Layer II-2

South Africa: Groenefontein Nature Reserve (riverine vegetation), Drakensberg Midlands, Between George and Karatara, Bethlehem, Kloof/Hillcrest, Sibudu Cave (Pinkish Grey Sand), Equus Cave (unit 1A), Equus Cave (unit 1B)

Spain: Larraga, Abric Romaní (Level Ja), Imanolen Arrobia, Cueva del Ange, El Mirador Cave

Switzerland: Zurich (movement photos)

Tanzania: Ruaha National Park (dry season, random placement), Mlele Forest Reserve

Thailand: Khao Yai National Park, Khao Ang Rue Nai Wildlife Sanctuary

Tunisia: Doukanet el Khoutifa

Turkey: Yaylacik Research Forest, Marmaris, Ciglikara Nature Reserve, Barhal Stream

Uganda: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

Ukraine: Prolom II, Mirnoe

United Kingdom: Lynford Quarry

United States: Salt Pond Mountain, Haw River, Rocky River, Richlands, Capay, Boulder County, North Fork of the Cache la Poudre River, Raleigh-Durham, North of the Michigamme Reservoir, Kleberg County, Dalton Highway, Longview Lake and Warrensburg, Davis Mountain Preserve, The Wilds, Daniel Boone Field Station (riparian), Blue Grass Army Depot, Ardis, Zesch Cave, Crystal Ball Cave, Welsh Cave, Silver Creek, OMNH locality VI03, Laubach Cave, Papago Springs Cave, Haystack Cave (upper levels), Saber-tooth Cave, Golf Course, Rancho La Brea (Pit 91), Harrodsburg Crevice, Ripplemead, Bat Cave, Cueva Quebrada, CA-SLO-585 (Locus 6A, Early-Middle Holocene), CA-SLO-585 (Locus 6A, Late Holocene), Bluegrass (macro), Scripps Poway Parkway (Feature F), Scripps Poway Parkway (Feature E), Dust Cave (Zones T and U), North Creek Shelter (Paleoarchaic), North Creek Shelter (Early Archaic), Hulme Site, McIntosh, Lower Walnut Settlement, McKinley Site (Zone A), McKinley Site (Zone B), Angel Site (Subdivision W10D), Bone Cave, Steck, Fort Center Mound A, McLelland, Croley-Evans, Watson Brake (6.4 mm fraction), Rattlesnake Point Pueblo (Unit 2), Cadwalader, Mosquito Willie, Mykut Rockshelter, Black Cat Cave (interior), Black Cat Cave (Test Unit 1), Harris Creek, Hobson Site, Edwin Harness Mound, Dead Indian Creek, Guard, Coffey (Horizon III-5, 1972-73), Prison Farm, Pine Hill, Otter Creek No. 2 (Zone 3), Cole Gravel Pit, Baker Village, Scovill, Robinson Cave, Schuiling Cave, Meyer Cave, Polecat Creek (alluvial gravel), Polecat Creek (black earth), Bootlegger Sink, Kathy's Pit, Mescal Cave, Pintwater Cave (Unit 3, level 8), Sunshine Locality (Unit E), Schulze Cave (layer B), Schulze Cave (layer C1), Schulze Cave (layer C2), Natural Chimneys, Flagg Swamp Rockshelter (Archaic)

Yemen: Hawf

Zambia: Leopard's Hill Cave (Pre-Nachikufan)

See also Canis adustus, Canis aureus, Canis dirus, Canis familiaris, Canis latrans, Canis lupus, Canis mesomelas, Canis sp., Canis spp.