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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.


The oncilla (Leopardus tigrinus), also known as the northern tiger cat and tigrillo, is a small ... Scientific classification .... Brazil, Uruguay, Paraguay, northern Argentina (later recognised as a separate species); Leopardus tigrinus oncilla, Central ...


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


Scientific Name: Leopardus tigrinus_old ssp. oncilla. Species Authority: (Thomas, 1903). Parent Species: -. Common Name(s): ...


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  ...


English, –, Southern Tiger Cat, Southern Little Spotted Cat ... complex hybridization and a cryptic species of Neotropical wild cat.


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.


Little Spotted Cat (Felis tigrinus, Leopardus tigrinus) in Caatinga of NE Brazil: photos, notes. ... Probably more than one taxon involved. The local form would be subspecies L. tigrinus tigrinus or full species L. tigrinus (Nascimento 2010), with ...


Learn more about the Oncilla - with amazing Oncilla videos, photos and facts on ... Oncilla (Leopardus tigrinus) ... IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable ...


Jun 30, 2008 ... The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™ ... Oncilla, Little Spotted Cat, Little Tiger Cat, Tiger Cat ... taxon should be split into two species.