Cryptoprocta ferox

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Noun1.Cryptoprocta ferox - largest carnivore of MadagascarCryptoprocta ferox - largest carnivore of Madagascar; intermediate in some respects between cats and civets
viverrine, viverrine mammal - small cat-like predatory mammals of warmer parts of the Old World
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In Europe, we recorded 35 species, included 11 non-native species, as for example the giant panda Ailuropoda melanoleuca native of Asia, and the fosa Cryptoprocta ferox native of Africa.
Another evolutionary branch is represented by Cryptoprocta ferox, the fossa of Madagascar, with a distinct cat-like appearance.