Mbwa mwitu loups once ranged over almost all of North America north of Mexico City, except possibly parts of California. Extirpation of gray and red mbwa mwitu populations began shortly after European settlement. In the United States the range, population and legal status of Mbwa mwitu loups varies kwa state and region. Range lines are not depicted. Main prey for Mbwa mwitu loups there are moose, deer, beaver, elk, bighorn kondoo and mountain goats.
Species 1 Common Names: gray wolf, haqihana (Arapaho), tasha (Caddo), maicoh (Navajo), lobo (Spanish) Latin Name: Canis lupus
Species 2 Common Name: red mbwa mwitu Latin Name: Canis rufus