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Felidae

[′fel·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The cats and saber-toothed cats, a family of mammals in the superfamily Feloidea.
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The serology lab had matched the proteins in the meat sample with something from the cat family.
She and her cat family appreciate the many rental housing communities they have called home.
Most of the 39 or so species in the cat family live solitary lives.
Visitors may also spy red-cockaded woodpeckers, wild turkeys, bald eagles, mink, gar, and an endangered member of the large cat family.
Zoo staff said the fertilization process using frozen sperm could be applied to endangered species such as the cheetah and snow leopard, which belong to the same cat family as the lion.
AND last of all, Mandu will stick up for the cat family by insisting the Lion Rampant becomes Scotland's sole national flag.
The cat family includes lions, tigers and pet cats.
I first realized this cat family was expanding when I detected two kittens under the deck outside my front door last fall.
While they are members of the cat family, snow leopards can neither purr continually like small cats can, nor can they roar like most big cats do.
The leopard, which is found in the tropical forests of China and south east Asia, is one of the largest members of the cat family in Asia.
Cheetahs are a member of the cat family and are well-known for being the fastest terrestrial mammal able to reach speeds of 112-120 km/h.