wildcat

Picture of a Chinese desert cat a.k.a. Chinese mountain cat

This cat should be called the Chinese steppe cat (an area of flat, unforested grassland). Perhaps the name Chinese desert…

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Chinese Mountain Cat

OverviewThe Chinese mountain cat is more commonly named the Chinese desert cat, although it is a little misleading as habitat…

2 years ago

Is the African wild cat endangered?

The African wild cat is not endangered at 2016. It is categorised as "Least Concern" (see chart below) in the…

3 years ago

Some Scottish wildcats to be captured for captive breeding programmes

There is disagreement about how best to protect and conserve the progressively endangered Scottish wildcat.  The Scottish wildcat is in…

5 years ago

American Bobcat

American Bobcat copyright ucumari See visitors' experiences Overview The name is the "bobcat" because of the bobbed (shortened) tail. "American…

8 years ago

African Asian Wildcat

Overview The source for this page is the distinguished Wild Cats Of The World ISBN-13: 978-0-226-77999-7, published 2002. Taxonomy of…

8 years ago

Scottish Wildcat

Scottish Wildcat in defensive mode © Nick Lawes As the domestic cat is a direct decendent of the wildcat it…

8 years ago

Pampas Cat Description (and black melanistic pampas cat)

Although you will see three clean and clear photographs of the pampas cat below, visitors should know that the coat…

8 years ago

Manul Description

The manul is also referred to as Pallas's cat and popularly as Pallas cat after the scientist who named the…

8 years ago

Margay Range

This page is about the Margay generally The distribution of the margay (Leopardus wiedii) is highlighted in the embedded range…

8 years ago