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Leopardus tigrinus (Schreber, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Felidae - cats »  genus Leopardus - american spotted cats

Scientific synonyms

Felis tigrina Schreber, 1775 o
Leopardus tygrinus (misspelling) m

Other names

= Cunaguaro
= Little Spotted Cat
= Tiger Cat
= Tigrillo



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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Leopardus tigrinus oncilla (Thomas, 1903) - Costa Rican Oncilla
subspecies Leopardus tigrinus pardinoides (Gray, 1867) - Northwestern Oncilla
subspecies Leopardus tigrinus tigrinus (Schreber, 1775) - Northeastern Oncilla

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [54012637]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Leopardus tigrinus (Schreber, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Leopardus tigrinus Schreber, 1775]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
DE Zootier-Lexikon [148:ozelot-leopardus-pardalis&Itemid=247]

Dollinger P.: Zootier-Lexikon
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2018
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Leopardus tigrinus (Schreber, 1775)]

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o original combination

m misspelling