Top 10 Lesser Known Species Of the Feline (Cat) Family
The Top Ten
It is the largest member of the Lynx genus. I love its tufted ears. It's just a small tiger. With tufted ears. - Metal_Treasure
(aka Desert Lynx, or Persian Lynx).
It's found in Africa, Middle East, and central and southwestern Asia. - Metal_Treasure
It's a large long-haired Asian cat that lives in the mountains of central Asia and the Indian subcontinent.
Snow Leopard has a dense insulating undercoat and a thick outercoat of hairs about 5 cm (2 inches) long.
Of course I know what they are due to the WFF commercials shoving messages down our throats saying you need to symbolically adopt a snow leopard to prevent them from going extinct.
These are almost extinct. It is the most endangered feline - as of 2013 possibly fewer than 300 individuals remained (in southern Spain). - Metal_Treasure
They live in southeastern Asia, and islands of Sumatra and Borneo. Clouded Leopards look different, they probably diverged about 1.4 million years ago. - Metal_Treasure
It's found from Texas southward to northern Argentina. - Metal_Treasure
It is a zoo-bred hybrid - offspring of a male lion and a female tiger. - Metal_Treasure
It lives in Africa - Metal_Treasure
One of the short-tailed wild cats, found from southern Canada to southern Mexico. It's like the smaller cousin of Canada lynx. - Metal_Treasure