Margay

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Margay
Margaykat Leopardus wiedii.jpg
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Faimily: Felidae
Genus: Leopardus
Species: L. wiedii
Binomial name
Leopardus wiedii[2]
(Schinz, 1821)
Margay area.png
Margay range
Synonyms
  • Felis wiedii

The margay (Leopardus wiedii) is a smaw cat native tae Central an Sooth Americae that is leetit as Near Threatened bi the IUCN syne 2008 acause remainin populations are thocht tae be declinin due tae loss o habitat follaein conversion o forests.

Subspecies[eedit | eedit soorce]

These are the currently recognisit subspecies:[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. de Oliveira, T.; Paviolo, A.; Schipper, J.; Bianchi, R.; Payan, E. & Carvajal, S.V. (2015). "Leopardus wiedii". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2016.2. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Wozencraft, W. C. (2005). "Order Carnivora". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 539–540. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 

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