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    This is a listing of all the wolves we were not in time to save, they are lost forever.  Let them be a reminder of how much the wolves that are still hanging on need our help.

Kenai Peninsula Wolf



Scientific Name: Canis lupus alces


Nick Name: The Alaskan Wolf


Status: Extinct


Description: It was a very large wolf.  The determination of  the species and the size of the wolf was done using recovered bones.

New Foundland Wolf



Scientific Name: Canis lupus beothucus


Status: Extinct


Description: This wolf was a medium sized wolf that was almost pure white.

Mogollon Mountain Wolf



Scientific Name: Canis lupus mogollonensis


Status: Extinct


Description: They used to live in central Arizona and New Mexico. Their color was usually dark with some whites.

Texas Gray Wolf



Scientific Name: Canis lupus monstrabilis


Status: Extinct


Description: This wolf used to live in Texas and northeastern Mexico. Its members were usually small and dark colored. There were some whites.

Great Plains Wolf



Scientific Name: Canis lupus nubilus


Nick Name: Buffalo Wolf


Status: Extinct


Description: This wolf once roamed the area from southern Manitoba and Saskatchewan, Canada, to northern Texas. This was a medium sized wolf with great variability in color.

Hokkaido Wolf



Scientific Name: Canis lupus hattai


Status: Extinct


Description: This wolf roamed the area of Hokkaido, Japan. It appears to be extinct.

Hondo Wolf



Scientific Name: Canis lupus hodophilax


Status: Extinct


Description: This wolf used to roam in Hondo, Japan

I am sure there is more, but this is all I know about right now.  If you know of any E-mail me.

Human activity was the main reason for most of their extinctions.


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