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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...

Leopardus tigrinus (Little Spotted Cat, Little Tiger Cat, Oncilla, Tiger ...


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.

Little Spotted Cat - Leopardus tigrinus - Details - Encyclopedia of Life


Descriptions and articles about the Little Spotted Cat, scientifically known as Leopardus ... A reassessment on the taxonomy of this species is an urgent research ...

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 | Little Spotted Cat - BigCatsWildCats


Protecting the oncilla; groups engaged in little spotted cat conservation. ... the understanding and conservation of the world's 36 wild living cat species. ".

1 Finding and conserving the little spotted cat of Yungas, Argentina


This species is probably the rarest cat species in Yungas and so needs urgent ... The biological community that share habitat with Oncilla in Yungas is not very ...

The Oncilla (Leopardus tigrinus) – Kaieteur News


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, ...

Leopardus tigrinus - Vertebrate Collection | UWSP

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 ...

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


Unlike the claws found in most carnivores, the claws of species in the cat family ... The small cats in this family, along with the pumas and the cheetah, can purr, but they ... Oncilla - Leopardus tigrinus Vulnerable North America South America

little spotted cat | International Society For Endangered Cats


Nov 3, 2010 ... The oncilla Leopardus tigrinus is one of the smallest cat species in the Americas, averaging 2-3 kg (4-8 lbs). Very little is understood of their ...

The scientific name of the Little Spotted Cat is Leopardus tigrinus.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Carnivora Family: Felidae Genus: Leopardus Species: Leopardus tigrinus
The binominal name is comprised of two parts, a generic name first, followed by a specific name. The resulting name refers to a single species. A subspecies is designated by a third name after the species name.
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Leopardus tigrinus ssp. oncilla (Central American Little Spotted Cat ...


Taxonomic Notes: Based on analysis of mitochondrial DNA, Johnson et al. (1999 ) found strongly supported divergence between little spotted cats from Costa Rica and ... Brazil, comparable to differences between different Neotropical species.

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.

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 ...