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The oncilla (Leopardus tigrinus), also known as the little spotted cat, tigrina, tigrillo, or tiger cat, ... Scientific classification .... argued that there should be a splitting of the oncilla int...

ADW: Leopardus tigrinus: INFORMATION


Oncillas, also known as little spotted cats and little tiger cats, have been ... Although oncillas are smaller than both of these species, they are otherwise very  ...

Oncilla videos, photos and facts - Leopardus tigrinus | ARKive


Learn more about the Oncilla - with amazing Oncilla videos, photos and facts on ... This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be ...

Oncilla (Leopardus tigrinus) · iNaturalist.org


The oncilla (Leopardus tigrinus), also known as the little spotted cat, tigrillo, or tiger cat, is a small ... All Species ... Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon ».

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Jun 13, 2015 ... It is the only cat to possess the ability to rotate its hind legs 180° , enabling it to ... This cat is often confused with its near relatives the Ocelot and the Oncilla. ... in range-country zoos, this species is recommended for Phase-Out.

Sneaky Spotted Cat Has Been Disguised As Another Species ...


Nov 27, 2013 ... Sneaky Spotted Cat Has Been Disguised As Another Species ... plain sight, mistaken for a close relative called the tigrina or oncilla. .... Nature, the BBC, New Scientist, Scientific American, the Guardian, the Times, and more.

Species Info - The Cat House


There are 36-38 species of wild cats, depending on which book/website you look at regarding felid taxonomy. ... Most recently, the oncilla (aka tigrina) (Leopardus tigrinus) has been ... Wild Cat Species (alphabetical by scientific name)

Oncilla (Little Spotted Cat) - Leopardus tigrinus - Carnivora


Oncilla (Little Spotted Cat) - Leopardus tigrinus. Posted Image Scientific classification. Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia

The Cats (Family Felidae; Order Carnivora) - The Earth Life Web


An introduction to the biology, classification and ecology of Cats (Family ... be the Rusty-spotted Cat and the Black-footed Cat both of which can weigh as little as 1.0 .... Like all other animals the Puma has only one scientific name (although this  ...

SMALL WILD CAT SPECIES - the messybeast


There are 2 main schools of taxonomy - lumpers and splitters. .... The Clouded Leopard is not a small cat, but the smallest of the big cats and different ... Eurasian Lynx from colder regions are only lightly spotted; those from other regions have ...

The Little Spotted Cat is a member of the family Felidae.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Carnivora Family: Felidae Genus: Leopardus Species: Leopardus tigrinus
This family includes 37 species in 18 genera.
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Leopardus tigrinus_old ssp. oncilla (Central American Little Spotted ...


Taxonomic Notes: Based on analysis of mitochondrial DNA, Johnson et al. ... and southern Brazil, comparable to differences between different Neotropical species. The Little Spotted Cat appears to have a disjunct distribution, with the Central ...

Oncilla - International Society for Endangered Cats (ISEC) Canada ...


The Oncilla Leopardus tigrinus is one of the smallest cat species in the Americas, averaging 2.5 kg. They are often referred to as Tigrinas in scientific literature.

Felidae - cats, cheetahs, lions, tigers, leopards | Wildlife Journal Junior


The big cats in this family, like the lion, tiger, jaguar and leopard, can roar, but they ... The small cats in this family, along with the pumas and the cheetah, can purr, but ... Oncilla - Leopardus tigrinus Vulnerable North America South America