What is the average length of a red wolf?
Around 58 inches.
A red fox would typically not fight against a powerful opponent like a wolf. But in a situation where fleeing was not possible, the wolf would kill the fox, there is no contest. A typical red fox weighs 7 kilograms on average, which is little more than a domestic cat. An average grey wolf weighs in at around 38 kilograms, and is almost twice as tall, and as long.
There is a single species of wolf but a number of subspecies. Some scientists state that the red wolf should be considered a separate species but most now agree it is a subspecies of the gray wolf. For a list of subspecies, click on this link.There are a few other canines called wolves, such as the maned wolf and the Ethiopian wolf, but they are not true wolves despite their common names.