Felidae


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Noun1.Felidae - catsFelidae - cats; wildcats; lions; leopards; cheetahs; saber-toothed tigers
mammal family - a family of mammals
Carnivora, order Carnivora - cats; lions; tigers; panthers; dogs; wolves; jackals; bears; raccoons; skunks; and members of the suborder Pinnipedia
felid, feline - any of various lithe-bodied roundheaded fissiped mammals, many with retractile claws
Felis, genus Felis - type genus of the Felidae: true cats and most wildcats
genus Lynx - lynxes
big cat, cat - any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild
genus Panthera, Panthera - lions; leopards; snow leopards; jaguars; tigers; cheetahs; saber-toothed tigers
genus Smiledon, Smiledon - saber-toothed tigers
genus Nimravus, Nimravus - false sabertoothed tigers
References in classic literature ?
Amongst mammals, we see it strikingly displayed in Bats, and in a lesser degree in the Felidae and Canidae.
Strange friendships are often formed between the lower animals of different species, but less often between man and the savage felidae, because of the former's inherent fear of the great cats.
In the Felidae family, left dominance was observed in twenty wild cats (possibly Felis silvestris (Schreber, 1777)) (Hadziselimovic et al.
The Felidae family feces can be identified by their compact form with well-defined segments and one of the extremities especially tapered (Chame 2003).
Molecular evolution of mitochondrial 12S RNA and cytochrome b sequences in the pantherine lineage of Felidae.
Los miembros de la familia Felidae (incluyendo al gato domestico) son hospederos definitivos y rara vez desarrollan la enfermedad clinica (Tenter et al, 2000), habiendose reportado unicamente casos correspondientes a individuos mantenidos en cautiverio (Dubey y Odening, 2001).
TABLE 1 Individual jaguar monthly record and Mean Maximum Distance Moved (MMDM) from camera-trapping in the Township of Gomez Farias, Tamaulipas, Mexico, from April 2013 to April 2014 Especie Nombre de Sexo Edad Historial de Registro Carnivora Identificacion Mensual 2013-2014 Felidae Abr.
The family Felidae, with eight species listed in CITES, had the highest number of records (815) followed by the families: Mustelidae (519), Canidae (208), Ursidae (156), Procyonidae (148), and Otariidae (93).
1) In this situation, Felidae are under threat because deforestation progressively reduces their habitats, and close contact with domestic animals poses a serious risk of infection.
Brynjolfsson, "Myelolipomas of the liver in captive wild felidae," Pathologia Veterinaria, vol.
Members of the Felidae family are the susceptible hosts, and there are no age, sex or breed predispositions to infection; however, the infection is more severe in cats of up to six months of age (POVEY 1979; GASKELL et al.
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