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Wolf Hematology in the Superior National Forest, 1989-1993

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
1989-06-28
End Date
1993-11-12

Citation

Mech, L.D., 2019, Wolf Hematology in the Superior National Forest, 1989-1993: U. S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9VSFC7J.

Summary

Hematology and body mass were studied in nine female and five male free-ranging wolves in the Superior National Forest handled 4-17 times during 1989-1993. The dataset includes the following data for each wolf studied: wolf identifier, dates caught, sex, age, body mass in kg, adjusted body mass in kg, and values of hemoglobin (Hb), red blood cells (RBC), mean corpuscular hemoglobin (MCH), hematocrit (HCT), mean corpuscular volume (MCV), mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration (MCHC), and white blood cells (WBC).

Contacts

Point of Contact :
L. David Mech
Originator :
L. David Mech
Metadata Contact :
L. David Mech
Publisher :
U.S. Geological Survey
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
SDC Data Owner :
Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center
USGS Mission Area :
Ecosystems

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WolfHematologyDataCorrected2.csv 6.2 KB
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Purpose

Data were obtained to compare hematology values through the seasons.

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  • Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center
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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/P9VSFC7J

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