Taxon profile


small cats
Felis Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Felidae - cats »  subfamily Felinae - small cats

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Felis chaus Schreber, 1777 - Jungle Cat

Felis chaus

species Felis margarita Loche, 1858 - Sand Cat

Felis margarita

species Felis nigripes Burchell, 1824 - Black-footed Cat

Felis nigripes

species Felis silvestris Schreber, 1777 - Wildcat

Felis silvestris

Fossil taxa

species Felis attica

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [7e7e9712-c425-41b5-a2ae-46d7a9b314fd]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Felis Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015

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Taxa (not confirmed) - 2


extinct taxon