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Rothunde

Dhole
Cuon alpinus / Dhole

Rothund
Habitat
Rainforests as well as dry forests, grasslands and mountain steppes
Continent
Asien
Food
mostly ungulates, but also small mammals, birds, berries
Gestation/breeding period
about 60 days
Mode of life
Strictly hierarchical packs with mostly 10 animals
Class
Mammals
Order
Raubtiere

Did you know that?

~ 1,30 m
size

~ 20 kg
weight

~ 15 years
age

How endangered are Dholes?

by IUCN (Red List of Threatened Species)

  • Not evaluated
  • Data deficient
  • Least concern
  • Near threatened
  • Vulnerable
  • Rothund
    Endangered
    Endangered
  • Critically endangered
  • Extinct in the wild
  • Extinct

By the way

Dholes raise their offspring together.

Rothund

Dhole at the zoo tour

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