An Ethiopian wolf found in the Simiens. Endemic to the Ethiopian highlands, above the tree line at about 3,200 m. Native to Ethiopia.
Population Trend: Decreasing
Habitat and Ecology: A very localized endemic species, confined to isolated pockets of Afroalpine grasslands and heathlands where they prey on Afroalpine rodents. Suitable habitats extend from above treeline at about 3,200 m up to 4,500 m, with some wolves present in montane grasslands at 3,000 m.