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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  ...

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

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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 ...

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. ".

SMALL WILD CAT SPECIES - the messybeast


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.

Little Spotted Cat (Leopardus tigrinus) - Associação Mãe-da-lua


Probably more than one taxon involved. The local form would be subspecies L. tigrinus tigrinus or full species L. tigrinus (Nascimento 2010), with range ...

Little Spotted Cat - Indian Tiger


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 ...

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. ... and southern Brazil, comparable to differences between different Neotropical species. The Little Spotted Cat appears to have a disjunct distribution, with the Central ...

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 ARKive. ... Oncilla resting in a tree. » IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable ...