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Felidae

Felidae

a family of carnivora embracing domestic and wild cats such as lions and tigers.

Origin: L. Felis, cat


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Biological taxonomy - question about genus

A specific question is - can members of different genus have offspring? For example, family Felidae has 14 genus, including Felis (housecat) and Panthera (lion, tiger, jaguar, leopard). Obviously Felis and Panthera cannot mate, but is there something that prevents cats ...

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by gs99
Thu Mar 31, 2011 10:19 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biological taxonomy - question about genus
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Views: 1171

Animal Name Game!

Some kind of a cat (Felidae)? Nope, I'm glad people are trying tho

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by orbit
Mon Jun 04, 2007 2:05 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Animal Name Game!
Replies: 312
Views: 146803

Animal Name Game!

Some kind of a cat (Felidae)?

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by alwaysasking
Mon Jun 04, 2007 1:48 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Animal Name Game!
Replies: 312
Views: 146803

challenge!

ok, heres a challenge! find out the exact classification of an organism! heres mine: Animalia, chordata, mammalia, carnivora, felidae, panthera, panthera tigris it goes like this: kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, species i look forward to some intrestin answers :wink:

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by cool A-level student
Thu Nov 09, 2006 12:29 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: challenge!
Replies: 9
Views: 7994

"Twenty questions"-biology game

Is it a member of the canidae (dog) family? Is it a member of the felidae (cat) family? Is it a member a seal or a walrus? Is it a mongoose? no. Is it a member of the ursidae (bear) family yes~ it is really easy by this time...

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by mmiaosmiling
Mon Mar 27, 2006 6:48 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Twenty questions"-biology game
Replies: 771
Views: 346368
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