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Canis mesomelas (Black Backed Jackal) is a species of mammals in the family Canidae. They are found in The Afrotropics. They are omnivores. Individuals are known to live for 168 months and can grow to 707.27 mm. Reproduction is dioecious. They have parental care (paternal care). They rely on running to move around.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Black-backed Jackal. View this species on GBIF