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Leopard cat (Prionailurus bengalensis)
Scientific classification e
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Faimily: Felidae
Subfaimily: Felinae
Genus: Prionailurus
Severtzov, 1858
Teep species
Felis pardachrous
Brian Houghton Hodgson, 1844 (= Felis bengalensis Kerr, 1792)
Prionailurus ranges

Prionailurus is a genus o fower species o smaw, spottit wild cats foond in Asie.[2] They are teepically forest-dwellin. Maist are able tae soum well; some species are semi-aquatic an feed mainly on fish an ither aquatic ainimals.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Wozencraft, W. C. (2005). "Genus Prionailurus". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M (eds.). Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 543–544. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.
  2. Johnson, W. E., Eizirik, E., Pecon-Slattery, J., Murphy, W. J., Antunes, A., Teeling, E., O'Brien, S. J. (2006) The late miocene radiation of modern felidae: A genetic assessment. Science 311: 73-77.