Cuon alpinus


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Noun1.Cuon alpinus - fierce wild dog of the forests of central and southeast Asia that hunts in packsCuon alpinus - fierce wild dog of the forests of central and southeast Asia that hunts in packs
wild dog - any of various undomesticated mammals of the family Canidae that are thought to resemble domestic dogs as distinguished from jackals or wolves
Cuon, Cyon, genus Cuon, genus Cyon - Asiatic wild dog
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At present, six species and two genera of medium-to-large-sized canids are recorded from the late Pleistocene; Rancholabrean North American Land Mammal Age of Mexico, which include the dhole, Cuon alpinus (Kurten and Anderson, 1980), coyote, Canis latrans (Kurten, 1974; Nowak, 1979), gray wolf, C.
lupus, and Cuon alpinus (Nowak, 1979; Kurten, 1984).