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Jaguarundi
Jaguarundi portrai
Closeup of a Jaguarundi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
(unranked): Carnivoramorpha
Order: Carnivora
Suborder: Feliformia
Family: Felidae
Genus: Herpailurus
Species: H. yagouaroundi
Binomial name
Herpailurus yagouaroundi
(É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1803)
Jaguarundi range
Range of H. yagouaroundi
Synonyms
  • Felis yagouaroundi É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1803
  • Herpailurus yagouaroundi (Lacépède, 1809) [name invalid]
  • Puma yagouaroundi (É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1803)

Other names

Also known as the Eyra Cat.

Description

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References

  1. ^ Caso, A., Lopez-Gonzalez, C., Payan, E., Eizirik, E., de Oliveira, T., Leite-Pitman, R., Kelly, M. & Valderrama, C. (2008). Herpailurus yagouaroundi. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on June 30, 2008.

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