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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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The union released a picture of seven sheep it said had been killed by the lynx, although Tracy Tweedy, from Borth's Animal Kingdom, said it was "highly unlikely" that the lynx was responsible for the deaths.
Phil Stocker, the NSA's chief executive, said: "There cannot be a clearer warning of the damage lynx will do if they are released into the wild.
About 10,000 sq miles of land has been identified for the proposed pilot, which Lynx UK Trust say could "comfortably be home for 250 lynx".
The Canada Lynx (Lynx Canadensis; Lynx hereafter) has a broad geographic distribution in North America, occurring throughout much of the northern boreal forests of Canada and Alaska.
Despite a ban on trophy hunting the lynx in the early 1970s, the pockets of land where the cat had been recorded dropped from 12 populations in 1988 to only two in 2009.
The Lynx SG-S employs a world-class software suite that delivers real-time data display and survey control with Optech Lynx Survey and trajectory optimization with Applanix POSPac.
There are naturally far fewer lynx at home in the contiguous U.
The aim of our study was to estimate the total kill rate on reindeer at different relative abundances of lynx and wolverine using published data on diet and food requirements for lynx and wolverine, taken together with the meat available on killed reindeer.
The Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx) is one of the most widely distributed felid species in the world.
After taking a 37-32 at halftime, the Lynx used their size to take a double-digit lead in the second half.
He will bring his knowledge and focus to the LYNX@Home sales environment, from his broad spectrum of experience from both within Lynx and his previous accountancy roles at Bass.