Taxon profile


Chinese leopard cat
Prionailurus bengalensis chinensis (Gray, 1837)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Felidae - cats »  genus Prionailurus - Leopard Cats »  species Prionailurus bengalensis - Leopard Cat

Scientific synonyms

Prionailurus bengalensis minutus (Temminck, 1824)

Taxon in country check-lists*

Asia: China, Taiwan

* List of countries might not be complete


Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Prionailurus bengalensis chinensis Gray, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008

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