THE NEW GUINEA SINGING DOG: ITS STATUS AND SCIENTIFIC IMPORTANCE

@article{KolerMatznick2007THENG,
  title={THE NEW GUINEA SINGING DOG: ITS STATUS AND SCIENTIFIC IMPORTANCE},
  author={Janice Koler-Matznick and Janice Koler-Matznick and Bonnie C. Yates and Susan Bulmer},
  journal={Australian Mammalogy},
  year={2007},
  volume={29},
  pages={47-56}
}
Time is running out for the opportunity to study the New Guinea singing dog (Canis hallstromi Troughton 1957) to determine if they are a unique taxon. These wild canids are being threatened with hybridization from increasing numbers of imported domestic dogs (Canis familiaris). The controversies over their taxonomy and its status in New Guinea exist because they live in areas infrequently visited even by local residents. Thus, evidence concerning its origins, behaviour, anatomy, and… 

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