There is no specific name female wolves, but sometimes they are referred to as she-wolves. Together with the alpha male, the female leads the wolf pack.
There is no designated term for a male wolf. In terms of canines and breeding, a male can be called a sire while a female is called a bitch.
The wolf is at the top of its food chain and is not hunted by any other animals, although the wolf itself is a carnivore and does hunt other animals. Humans will occasionally hunt wolves, however, most wolves die due to starvation, being hit by a car or from diseases, such as Lyme disease.
A young wolf is called a pup. The average number of pups born at once is between four and six. This is the litter, and the siblings are called litter mates.
The scientific name for the red wolf is Canis rufus. This wolf species was identified and classified in 1851, and it only exists in North Carolina and Canada.
The female wolf spider carries dozens of eggs in a sac with her, according to Spiderz Rule. Then, when the eggs hatch the infant spiders move onto the mother's back until they are old enough to hunt on their own.
The most popular name for baby girls in 2014 was Emma, followed by Olivia, Sophia, Isabella and Ava, reports the Social Security Administration. Mary is one of the most popular names for female children from 1915 to 2014, appearing in the top-five baby names for 41 out of 100 years.
Both PetMD and Dog Time publish lists of female dog names. PetMD offers an alphabetized list of female dog names, which is sortable by the most popular and recently added names. Dog Time offers lists of the 50 most popular names for female and male dogs.
Some popular female names are Charlotte, Amelia, Emma and Chloe. These names loosely mean "free," "to strive," "universal" and "verdant," respectively. Other popular names are Audrey, Sophia, Elizabeth and Sarah. These names loosely mean "noble strength," "wisdom," "God is my oath" and "princess," r
Allbabynames.com and Babynames.com are two of the many websites that provide the meaning of female names. Both sites have a search bar at the top of the home page where users can enter the names they would like to research.