Pampas Cat


Pampas Cat

Taxobox
name = Pampas CatMSW3 Wozencraft | pages = 538-539]
status = LC



image_width = 250px
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Mammalia
ordo = Carnivora
familia = Felidae
genus = "Leopardus"
species = "L. pajeros"
binomial = "Leopardus pajeros"
binomial_authority = (Desmarest, 1816)

The Pampas Cat ("Leopardus pajeros") is a small feline from the Pampas area of Argentina and Chile. Until recently it was considered a subspecies of the Colocolo.

ubspecies

The following are subspecies of the Pampas Cat:
*"Leopardus pajeros pajeros"
*"Leopardus pajeros budini", Argentina
*"Leopardus pajeros garieppi", Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia
*"Leopardus pajeros steinbachi"
*"Leopardus pajeros thomasi", Ecuador

References


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