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Leopardus wiedii (Schinz, 1821)

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

Near Threatened NT


Leopardus wiedii yucatanicus - Yucatan Margay

Leopardus wiedii yucatanicus - Yucatan Margay

Author: Mgr.Špačková Lucie

juvenile animal


Included taxa

Number of records: 11

subspecies Leopardus wiedii amazonicus Cabrera, 1917 - Amazonian Margay
subspecies Leopardus wiedii boliviae Pocock, 1941 - Bolivian Margay
subspecies Leopardus wiedii cooperi Goldman, 1943 - Cooper's Margay
subspecies Leopardus wiedii glauculus Thomas, 1903 - West Mexican Margay
subspecies Leopardus wiedii nicaraguae J. A. Allen, 1919 - Nicaragua Margay

Leopardus wiedii nicaraguae

subspecies Leopardus wiedii oaxacensis Nelson & Goldman, 1931 - Oaxacan Margay
subspecies Leopardus wiedii pirrensis Goldman, 1914 - Panama Margay
subspecies Leopardus wiedii salvinius Pocock, 1941 - Central American Margay
subspecies Leopardus wiedii vigens Thomas, 1904
subspecies Leopardus wiedii wiedii (Schinz, 1821) - Brazilian Margay
subspecies Leopardus wiedii yucatanicus Nelson & Goldman, 1931 - Yucatan Margay

Leopardus wiedii yucatanicus

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 Leopardus wiedii Schinz, 1821]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
DE Zootier-Lexikon [2968:margay-leopardus-wiedii&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 wiedii (Schinz, 1821)]

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