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Margay

Leopardus wiedii

Description:

Family: felidae Size: small cat

Habitat:

Tropical evergreen forests, premontane humid and very humid forests, montane cloud forests, gallery forests and wet-swampy savanas.

Notes:

Is distributed from Sinaloa and Tamaulipas, Mexico, Trough Central and the mountains and low areas of Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia, Colombia, Venezuela, the Guainas, osuth of Paraguay, the southern portion Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay. This individual was in the hospital's Zoo Morelia, Mexico.

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2 Comments

LauraMaria
LauraMaria 2 years ago

Gorgeous photo, what an adorable and beautiful feline :)

hyballe
hyballe 2 years ago

This is absolutely amazing. So calm, so beautiful.

Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico

Lat: 19.70, Long: -101.19

Spotted on Apr 22, 2011
Submitted on Apr 29, 2011

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