Some descendants from the legendary Roman lupa have been spotted in the vicinity of the Eternal City.
The Telegraph reports that after reviewing some footage recorded by hidden cameras in the reserve, biologists have been able to identify at least two mature cubs and two more adults are currently living in the area. They named the adult male “Romulus.”
“This is the first time in more than 100 years that wolves have been found living near Rome,” Alessia De Lorenzis, a professor of natural sciences in charge of monitoring this most welcome wolf pack, told The Telegraph. “We’re very pleased that they are back.”
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