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margay

a wild cat about the size of a domestic cat which preys on small domestic animals and birds. Called also Panthera tigrina, American tiger cat.
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Spatial patterns of the margay (Leopardus wiedii; Felidae, Carnivora) at "El Cielo" Biosphere Reserve, Tamaulipas, Mexico.
Diet of margay, Leopardus wiedii, and jaguarundi, Puma yagouaroundi, (Carnivora: Felidae) in Atlantic Rainforest, Brazil.
de individuos Machos Hembras Canidae Lycalopex culpaeus Zorro andino 2 1 Lycalopex sechurae Zorro costeno 4 1 Ursidae Tremarctos ornatus Oso de anteojos 3 4 Ursus arctos arctos Oso pardo 1 1 Ursus americanus Oso negro 1 1 americano Procyonidae Nasua nasua Coati 1 1 Potos flavus Chosna 1 7 Mustelidae Lontra longicaudis Nutria de rio -- 1 Felidae Leopardus pardalis Tigrillo 2 -- Leopardus tigrinus Oncilla 1 2 Leopardus wiedii Margay 2 -- Leopardus colocolo Gato del 1 1 pajonal Panthera onca Otorongo 1 4 Puma concolor Puma 2 1 Panthera leo Leon 6 3 Panthera tigris Tigre 1 2 Otariidae Otaria flavescens Lobo chusco 1 2 Cuadro 2.
A margay, one of the most beautiful and mysterious of South American cats, is at her feet.
I've eaten mountain lion and margay, a rain forest cat served to me by Quichua Indians in the Amazon.
Noteworthy records of margay, Leopardus wiedii and ocelot, Leopardus pardalis in the state of Guanajuato, MexicoMammalia, 72: 347-349.
Another concept accessory called the Margay Helmet Bag aims to give its wearer some biker chic allure.
A major draw is the represented five wildcat species found in the Central American country: jaguar, puma, ocelot, margay and jacuarundi.
Other animals cited for food, such as the margay and anteater, are listed as endangered species in Brazil by the Ministry for the Environment.
Wild populations of the Americas also include the ocelot, bobcat, lynx, margay, pampas cat, mountain cat, tiger cat, jaguarundi, and Geoffrey's cat.
GreenSmart's lunch bag collection includes three styles: 'old school' Margay, the more progressive Javan, and the hip Sifaka; each offers all the benefits of Neogreene, fully closing compartments, and details varying to meet a range of needs.