Cougars Adaptations?


Adaptations of the cougar are like all members of the cat family in which they have five digits on the forepaw, and four on the hindpaw. One each paw the digits are all accompanied with a claw which the cougar can use with great effectiveness when attempting to capture it's prey. The cougar is known to have a very strong neck and forequarters that makes it well adapted for grasping onto, and tearing up large prey animals.
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its ability to stalk, run fast, and pounce. also its sharp claws and size.
Given the cooler climates of temperate rainforests,
the weaker ones get eaten and so the fittest and better of the animals survive. and then the ones that survive mate till eventually their starts to be a trend of well suited animals
They grow big paws to climb and run on mountains.
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Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Carnivora Family: Felidae Genus: Puma Species: Puma concolor
The Mountain Lion is also known as the cougar or puma. The most widely distributed cat in the Americas (found from Canada to Argentina), the Mountain Lion is a solitary, strongly territorial hunting species. Unlike most... More »
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