🦋 Celebrate Moth Week 2021 July 17-25 🦋

Mountain coyote

Canis latrans lestes

The Mountain coyote (Canis latrans lestes), also known as the Great Basin coyote, is a subspecies of coyote native to British Columbia and southeastern Alberta south to Utah and Nevada. It is similar to ''C. l. latrans'', but has lighter-colored upper parts.