family Felidae

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Related to family Felidae: family Canidae, genus Panthera
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Synonyms for family Felidae

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Pearl's pupil shape is unique to the family Felidae and is meant to maximize vision in low light.
White rats as source of pox infection in carnivora of the family Felidae. Acta Virol.
* Leopards (Panthera pardus), also known as panthers, belong to the order Carnivora, family Felidae and sub-family Pantherinae
My tomcat Ejnar is Felis catus, of the family Felidae; Felis is his genus, catus (or domesticus) is his species.
Tiger Panthera tigiris Linnaeus 1758 is the biggest member of family felidae. Eight living sub-species of tiger have been recognized (Mazak, 1979).
The family Felidae, with eight species listed in CITES, had the highest number of records (815) followed by the families: Mustelidae (519), Canidae (208), Ursidae (156), Procyonidae (148), and Otariidae (93).
Still, we are proud members of Class Mammalia, Order Carnivora, Family Felidae. It is thought that we Felids have been friends with humans for a much shorter time than other domesticated species.