Golden Jackal (english)

Golden Jackal (Canis aureus) out of known range

Golden Jackal (Canis aureus) out of known range

Recent collection of records from literature shows following distribution of golden jackals (click to enlarge the map):

Map description: Current distribution of golden jackal in Europe - orange shaded areas represent areas of permanent presence of jackals and red circles individual records (Trouwborst et al., 2015).

Report of evidence

If you want to report a new record of golden jackal sighting, photo trap, video or dead specimen please let us know and fill out the form sheet as detailed as possible:

- pdf download here (interactive form, no need for printing)
- google form:

Thank you very much!

We will try to assess the record on plausibility and write to you as soon as possible. This data will be collected and stored in a database for further analysis and to monitor the future expansion of golden jackals closely.