Genus: Leopardus. Species: L. tigrinus. Binomial name. Leopardus tigrinus (
Schreber, 1775). Oncilla area.png. Oncilla range (needs updating). Synonyms.
Oncifelis tigrinus. Felis tigrina. The oncilla...
Taxonomic Notes: Based on analysis of mitochondrial DNA, Johnson et al. (1999
) found strongly supported divergence between little spotted cats from Costa ...
Descriptions and articles about the Oncilla, scientifically known as Leopardus ...
A reassessment on the taxonomy of this species is an urgent research priority as
Oncillas, also known as little spotted cats and little tiger cats, have been ... The
dorsal profile of the average oncilla skull is also less convex than that of .....
Genus Leopardus small American cats ... ADW doesn't cover all species in the
world, nor does it include all the latest scientific information about organisms we
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
The Leopardus genus of small South American spotted cats contains seven
species in total. Three of them that are the most difficult to tell apart are the Ocelot
Jun 13, 2015 ... Genus: Felinae (Leopardus) Species: ... Size and Appearance: This cat is often
confused with its near relatives the Ocelot and the Oncilla.
The modern system of taxonomy using Latin names to describe species was ...
Linnaeus originally classified all the cats into a single genus, Felis within the
Felidae family. ... (was Felis tigrina), Oncilla (American Tiger Cat, Little spotted cat
The oncilla (Leopardus tigrinus), also known as the little spotted cat, tigrillo, or
tiger cat, is a small ... Classification ... Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon ».
Jun 7, 2011 ... Scientific classification ... In most species, this is spotted or striped. ... Some "
small cats," for instance the cougar (Puma concolor), can weigh as ...