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Source:   Animals -- G-L


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Egyptian jackal (Canis lupaster).

Image ID: 822680

Egyptian jackal (Canis lupaster). (1911)


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Image Details

Image Title

:  Egyptian jackal (Canis lupaster).

Published Date

: 1911

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 23 x 10 cm. (9 x 4 in.)

Notes

: Pink marks on image. Printed on border: "Jackals resemble wolves and dogs in their dentition, the round eye-pupils, the period of gestation, and to a large extent also in habits." "The range of the common jackal (C. aureus) extends from Dalmatia to India, the species being represented by several local races. In Senegal this species is replaced by C. anthus, while in Egypt occurs the much larger C. lupaster, commonly known as the Egyptian wo ....
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Original Source

: From The Encyclopaedia Britannica : a dictionary of arts, sciences literature and general information. (Cambridge, England : Cambridge University Press, 1911) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- G-L

Source Description

: 2 folders (58 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-(G-L)

Digital ID

: 822680

Record ID

: 723238

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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