jaguarundi

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jaguarundi

a small, 3 ft long, American wild cat, slender, otter-like, gray or red. Called also Panthera jaguarundi.
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A partir de estos resultados se amplio en un 58% la lista de mamiferos medianos y grandes propuesta para esta region, estableciendo los primeros registros de Puma concolor (Linnaeus, 1771), Puma yaguarondi (Lacepede, 1809), Leopardus colocolo (Desmarest, 1816) e Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris (Linnaeus, 1766).
Puma yaguarondi 1 to 10 Rainforest to fields, savannas and dense thickets in scrub, dry forest, secondary forest.
They were christened as Felis yaguarondi Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1803, now in the genus Puma, and Felis eyra Fischer von Waldheim, 1814, now a subspecies of the former.