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...
English, –, Oncilla, Little Spotted Cat, Tiger Cat, Little Tiger Cat ... parts of the
range, is needed to confirm whether this taxon should be split into two species.
Descriptions and articles about the Little Spotted Cat, scientifically known as
Leopardus ... A reassessment on the taxonomy of this species is an urgent
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
May 30, 2010 ... The Oncilla (Leopardus tigrinus), also known as the Little Spotted ... Researchers
have argued that there should be a splitting of the Oncilla into two species, ... to
determine whether this taxon ranges outside Central America, ...
www.uwsp.edu/biology/VertebrateCollection/Pages/Vertebrates/Mammals of Paraguay/Leopardus tigrinus/Leopardus tigrinus.aspx
Leopardus tigrinus is one of the smallest cat species in the Americas, ... Some of
the names it is commonly referred as are; little spotted cat, oncilla, tigrina, and ...
Protecting the oncilla; groups engaged in little spotted cat conservation. ... the
understanding and conservation of the world's 36 wild living cat species. ".
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 ... with
domestic cats to create the Safari breed, a large, spotted wild/domestic hybrid.
Probably more than one taxon involved. The local form would be subspecies L.
tigrinus tigrinus or full species L. tigrinus (Nascimento 2010), with range ...
Species: It is a close relative of the ocelot and the margay; its habitat is the
tropical rainforests of Central central_and South America . The Little Spotted Cat
is a ...