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The chinese wolf/tibetan wolf (chanco) is one of the numerous grey wolf subspecies. It is an endangered animal living only in remoted places. Its vernacular names : changu (Tibetan), nekra (Hindi), rame hoon (Kashmiri). Established in 1984, Pt. G.B. Pant high altitude zoo is situated in Nainital at an elevation ranging from 2,100 to 2,150 m between the Shivalik and the middle Himalayas. It has a forest covered of evergreen oak and cupressus. The zoo is open, tuesday to sunday from 9.30 am to 4.30 p.m. Mowgli, the jungle book main character was raised by wolves.

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  • Copyright: Gueguel Miguel (Miguel82) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3960 W: 0 N: 3065] (26543)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-00-00
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/4.9, 1/60 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2013-04-02 11:47
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