Although the Central American oncilla is listed as a separate ... and proposes a classification into two species L. guttulus and L.
Oncillas, also known as little spotted cats and little tiger cats, have been recorded in elevations ranging from sea level to 3200 m. ... ("Notes on the Biology and Status of the Small Wild Cats in Venezuela", 1986) .... Primary Diet; carnivore.
Descriptions and articles about the Oncilla, scientifically known as Leopardus tigrinus in the Encyclopedia of ... Pp. 138-139 in Cats of the World: Biology, Conservation, and Management. ... Primary Diet: carnivore (Eats terrestrial vertebrates).
Taxonomy [top]. Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family. Animalia ... Scientific Name: Leopardus tigrinus_old ssp. oncilla. Species ...
The oncilla (Leopardus tigrinus), also known as the little spotted cat, tigrillo, or tiger cat, .... "Notes on the biology and status of the small wild cats in Venezuela".
English, –, Southern Tiger Cat, Southern Little Spotted Cat ... by the IUCN SSC Cat Specialist Group's Cat Classification Task Force.
Kingdom: Animalia. Taxonomic Rank: Species. Synonym(s):. Common Name(s):, little spotted cat [English]. tiger cat [English]. Oncilla [English]. Taxonomic ...
Conservation groups working to protect the Oncilla, also known as the little spotted ... Protecting the oncilla; groups engaged in little spotted cat conservation .
The Oncilla is threatened by habitat loss for cattle ranching and agriculture, local trade for pets and trapped for raiding ... They are often referred to as Tigrinas in scientific literature. ... Rodents comprised only a small part of their daytime diet.