animal the wolverine its habits are like the habits of a badger.
It is native to the regions of North America, Europe, and Asia.
The French Canadians call this animal a carcajou; the anglo-canadians
call it the quickhatch. In Europe
it is called the glutton the wolverine’s body is heavy set; the legs are short
and fat. The claws are long and
curved; it carries its tail and head low. The
back of the wolverine’ s back makes a
high arch. Its snout is short and
pointed. The head is blunt and
rounded. The eyes are wide apart;
the ears are only a short distance above the head fur. The tail is short and really bushy the individual hairs are
up to 20 cm in length. The body hair is thick with glossy hairs.
The wolverine is dark brown except for a light brown strip running the
entire length of each side. The
length of the body including the tail is 65 to 105 cm.
the wolverine is found in forests and open plains, ranging north to the
artic circle and south to the northern border of the united states.
It also occurs in the sierra Nevada
mountains of California. It
is nocturnal and does not hibernate.