The aardwolf is slightly larger than a jackal or a fox.

In millimeters, total length of body of the aardwolf is 850-1,050; length of tail, 200-300; height of shoulder, 450-500; length of hindfoot, 149-162; length of ear, 90-102.

Sources: (Kingdon, 1977; Koehler & Richardson, 1990; Richardson & Bearder, 1984; Skinner & Smithers, 1990)
Image: Biodiversity Heritage Library



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