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Felidae

[′fel·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The cats and saber-toothed cats, a family of mammals in the superfamily Feloidea.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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La familia Felidae comprende 37 especies recientes, de las cuales 13 se distribuyen en America: 10 son de afinidad principalmente tropical, dos Neartica y una de distribucion casi continental (Wilson & Mittermeier, 2009).
Studies with a greater number of species may clarify phylogenetic relationships and synapomorphies related to the coronary circulation of the carnivores, especially in the Felidae family.
Density, distribution, and activity of the ocelot Leopardus pardalis (Carnivora: Felidae) in southeast Mexican rainforests.
Registro actual del jaguar Panthera onca (Carnivora: Felidae) en el Parque Nacional Cumbres de Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.
The pampas cat group (Genus Lynchailurus Severtzov, 1858) (Carnivora, Felidae), a systematic and biogeographic review.
The detection of FeLV in the wild Felidae population, specifically in a free-ranging jaguar in the Pantanal, has not been previously reported.
Brynjolfsson, "Myelolipomas of the liver in captive wild felidae," Pathologia Veterinaria, vol.
The Turanian tiger is part of the Felidae family, which includes large and small cats, and the Panthera genus, which includes all of the species of lions and tigers.
1997: Leopard-cats, Prionailurus bengalensis (Carnivora: Felidae) from Indonesia and the Philippines, with the description of two new species.--Zeitschrift fur Saugetierkunde 62, 330 pp.
Inspired by the 1932 classic, The Felidae of Rancho La Brea, this book aims to broaden readers' understanding of sabercats by presenting new information on a rare group of them, Xenosmilus.