Coywolf / Hybrids

Study Confirms Low Percentage Of Dog And Wolf Crossbreeding In Swiss Wolf  Population

Two decades of non-invasive genetic monitoring of the grey wolves recolonizing the Alps support very limited dog introgression

Dufresnes et al

Wolf-Pup-NLPCoyotes in Wolves Clothing

Three pups, captured in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula in 2010, were presumed to be wolves based on their physical characteristics. DNA proved otherwise. (Picture courtesy MI DNR)
Wheeldon et al

A genome-wide perspective on the evolutionary history of enigmatic wolf-like canids (PDF)


Yes, eastern coyotes are hybrids, but the ‘coywolf’ is not a thing


Why the eastern coyote should be a separate species: the ‘coywolf’


Northeastern Coyote / Coywolf Taxonomy and Admixture: A Meta Analysis (PDF)

Wolf Paw Print