Diets of sympatric red wolves and coyotes in northeastern North Carolina

@inproceedings{McVey2013DietsOS,
  title={Diets of sympatric red wolves and coyotes in northeastern North Carolina},
  author={Justin M. McVey and David T. Cobb and Roger Powell and Michael K Stoskopf and Justin H. Bohling and Lisette P. Waits and Christopher E. Moorman},
  year={2013}
}
Abstract The recent co-occurrence of red wolves (Canis rufus) and coyotes (Canis latrans) in eastern North Carolina provides a unique opportunity to study prey partitioning by sympatric canids. We collected scats from this region and examined them for prey contents. We used fecal DNA analysis to identify which taxa deposited each scat and multinomial modeling designed for mark–recapture data to investigate diets of sympatric red wolves and coyotes. Diets of red wolves and coyotes did not differ… Expand
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