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Wolverine
( Gulo luscus )

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The wolverine is about 65-90 cm (37-36 inches) long and his tail measures 20-27 cm (33-58 inches). It has got quite daunting appearance with a dark brown fur, which does not freeze even though it is wet. Its rounded head and powerful jaw with sharp teeth look pretty frightening. Its weight varies from 15-25 kg (31-61 lb). It is found in arctic and subarctic regions all over the world.
Gulo luscus lives in forests where it can move with an incredible pace. It is even able to climb trees. When walking on snow, its feet are so large that they do not sink very deeply. His diet consists of meat from killed animals (from moose to carrion).
The mating process usually occurs from February till April with gestation lasting from 60 to 90 days. The female wolverine gives birth to 2-3 young. They live up to 16 years.




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