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Synonyms for cougar

large American feline resembling a lion

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Coronary circulation of Puma concolor may be considered balanced, given two criteria.
Foram registradas cinco especies de felinos na Flona de Pirai do Sul sendo: Leoparduspardalis, Leopardus tigrinus, Leopardus wiedii, Puma concolor (Fig.
2010: Variation of abundance and density of Puma concolor in zones of high and low concentration of camera traps in central Mexico.
En el caso observado en el Puma concolor se decidio realizar la tecnica quirurgica de evisceracion e implantacion de protesis intraescleral de silicona, ya que en casos de glaucoma cronico, donde hay ojos dolorosos y ciegos -los cuales eran signos clinicos observados al examen- el manejo recomendado es la realizacion de dicha tecnica quirurgica (4, 6, 8, 10, 11, 14).
Prior to the confirmation of Puma concolor in the UP, there were scores of sightings of mother pumas with young, indicating the likelihood of localized breeding populations (Zuidema 2000, pers.
Key words: Alberta, cougar, Northwest Territories, Puma concolor, Wood Buffalo National Park
The eastern cougar, Puma concolor couguar, was placed on the endangered species list in 1973 along with its cousin, the Florida panther (Puma concolor coryi), and the Fish and Wildlife Service now considers the eastern cougar extinct.
wiedii, Lycalopex gymnocercus, Tamandua tetradactyla, Puma concolor y P.
Also known as cougar, panther, puma, and many other names, and known among those of scientific mind as Puma concolor, mountain lions are the fourth largest of the cat species.
On the other hand, the diets of the two largest species of Neotropical cats, the puma, Puma concolor (Linnaeus, 1771) and the jaguar, Panthera onca (Linnaeus, 1758), consist largely of artiodactyls, large rodents and armadillos (Iriarte et al.
Feeding ecology of puma Puma concolor in Mexican montane forests with comments about jaguar Panthera onca.
Se trabajo con cinco especies de felidos silvestres: 10 ejemplares Panthera onca (4 machos y 6 hembras), 8 Puma concolor (4 machos y 4 hembras), 6 Leopardus pardalis (machos), 3 Leopardus wiedii (1 macho y 2 hembras) y 2 Leopardus tigrinus (machos).
The puma Puma concolor is a large, solitary felid that has commanded considerable research attention in forested ecosystems of North America, but minimal attention in the open steppe habitats of South America (Hornocker & Negri 2010).
Table 1: Collective North American species studied/managed at individual C2S2 institutions common name scientific name American burying beetle Nicrophorus americanus Attwater's prairie chicken Tympanuchus cupido attwateri black footed ferret Mustela nigripes black-capped vireo Vireo atricapilla California condor Gymnogyps californianus Desert bighorn sheep Ovis canadensis nelsoni desert tortoise Gopherus agassizii Florida panther Puma concolor coryi golden-cheeked warbler Dendroica chrysoparia Guam rail Gallirallus owstoni Hawaiian crow Corvus hawaiiensis Iiwi Vestiaria coccinea Amakihi Hemignathus virens Rota bridled white-eye Zosterops conspicillatus rotensis Mlcronesian kingfisher Todiramphus c.