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lynx

medium-sized wild cats in the family Felidae, with characteristically short tails and tufted ears. They are generally spotted and of a rufous hue, though there are plain and fawn (bay lynx) varieties. Well known species are Lynx (Felis) canadensis, L. (Felis) lynx and L. (Felis) rufus. A related species is Caracal caracal (syn. Lynx caracal).
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Additionally, molecular characterization by spoligotyping showed that the lynx isolate was identical to other isolates from samples of wild ungulates living in the park, including nine wild boars (Sus scrofa) and four fallow deer (Dama dama) studied during the past 3 years.
The Clinton administration's move to protect the "endangered" Canadian lynx offers an interesting example of convergence between the federal eco-bureaucracy and the eco-terrorist fringe -- what could be considered the "activist" arm of the biocentrism movement.
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The strakes make up a large portion of the Lynx aerodynamic shell.
Some scientists contend that lynx communities are isolated and that the wavelike pattern arises from extrinsic factors such as weather conditions.
Lynx co-founder Dillon Barnard is quoted, "we are extremely excited to have assembled such a talented and influential Board, who are all excited to be working together to pursue the placement of our first product, Lynx Performance GRIPS[TM], into every gym in the country.
To correctly locate the spar, the Lynx rocket truss was temporarily removed from its own test stand and placed on the vehicle itself for the first time, an exciting moment in and of itself.