Canada lynx


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Can′ada lynx′


n.
a North American lynx, Lynx lynx, having tufted ears and a grayish-tan coat.
[1830–40, Amer.]
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Noun1.Canada lynx - of northern North AmericaCanada lynx - of northern North America    
catamount, lynx - short-tailed wildcats with usually tufted ears; valued for their fur
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During the morning of 24 February, a Canada Lynx removed most of the carcass, leaving only a single wing.
The consortium on Thursday released the first 15 such maps, ranging from the Canada lynx to the kakapo, a flightless parrot native to New Zealand.
22, 2018 photo provided by the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife, scientists Jen Vashon, left, and Tanya Lama pose with a Canada lynx that was used to source genetic material for the Canada lynx reference genome at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine in Worcester County, Mass.
There are four species of lynx - the bobcat, Iberian lynx, Eurasian lynx and Canada lynx.
Yes, they're fluffy and adorable but if you want to give a Canada lynx a cuddle - not that we'd recommend it!
The area is designated as a habitat corridor for the Canada lynx, a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act that was virtually gone from the landscape in Colorado in the 20th century, but has been successfully reintroduced.
Accompanying Suki and Finch are their animal friends, Screech the Falcon and Tip the Canada Lynx. The pair, Suki Hiroshi and Finch Binoche are commissioned as junior explorers by Science World Canada.
(Photo: In this April 19, 2005, file photo, a Canada lynx heads into the Rio Grande National Forest after being released near Creede, Colo.AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File.)
A cat that fancies colder climes, the Canada lynx (Lynx canadensis) is yet another target for recovery.
Occasionally, people confuse a bobcat for a Canada lynx, but lynx are considered extirpated in New York.
2007: Winter habitat selection by Canada lynx in Maine: prey abundance or accessibility.

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