Prehistoric wolf head found perfectly preserved in Russian Federation

A 40,000-year-old severed wolf's head preserved by permafrost was discovered in eastern Siberia

Interestingly, the paleontologists didn't find the frozen head. "This is a unique discovery of the first ever remains of a fully grown Pleistocene wolf with its tissue preserved". Animal Cruelty in UK: Huntsman and His Kennel Maid Convicted for Feeding Live Fox Cubs to Hounds.

The predator with a thick "mammoth-like" coat and impressive fangs seems to have been larger than today's Siberian wolves.

The head, discovered by a local man in 2018 along the shores of the Tirekhtyakh River in the Russian Republic of Sakha (aka Yakutia), measures a whole 40 centimeters in length (about 16 inches), making it unlike any existing wolf specimen scientists have studied from so long ago, Science Alert reported. Not even once. This is not true of a man named Pavel Efimov, who did exactly this previous year, while out looking for preserved mammoth ivory. Scientists say that humans inhabited the land only years later. The cub was estimated to be between 20,000-50,000 years old.

"We want to answer the question of whether these wolves disappeared or turned into modern wolves, how much they are related to modern wolves", Albert Protopopov, head of mammoth fauna studies at the Yakutia academy of sciences, told The Telegraph.

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The wolf's head will now be examined by scientists at the Swedish Museum of Natural History, who will study it's DNA. "Maybe the hair colouring makes people think it is a bear, but actually, it is quite unusual to hear, as morphologically this is a very typical wolf".

The head is 40cm long and believed to have belonged to a wolf that was somewhere between two and four years old when it died. The discovery was announced in Tokyo at an exhibition showcasing the discovery of frozen animals.

He added that as the climate warms, similar discoveries could be expected in the region.

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