Like canines, feline animals are a large family divided into several breeds and subspecies spread across the globe. The domestic cat is the result of years of natural and selective combinations made through more docile and small animals with other wild cats. And, interestingly, the posture of the domestic cat is very reminiscent of savages, obviously in their proper proportions of behavior.
You feline animals loose in the wild are known for their large size, but there are many that resemble the domestic cat for its size. Among the curiosities of the felids family is the natural habitat of the species that always helps to promote new breeds, each of which will have its own characteristic of coexistence, but will always have the same biological posture, as the look, the base of the skeleton, agility , jaw strength, etc.
As much as the Tiger is the biggest wild feline of the planet, more than 3 m long and weighing over 200 kg, the lion remains the most known and loved by people due to its constant presence in the popular imagination. However, in Brazil, the biggest feline is the Jaguar, accompanied by the Suçuarana (Onça Parda, Leão da Montanha or Puma) that lives scattered throughout America.
The two smallest felines, the Painted Rusted Cat and the Black-legged Cat, are found in India, Siri Lanka and Africa, respectively. Brazil, interestingly, has a good portion of small cats. These are Ocelot, Gato do Mato, Gato do Mato Pequeno, Gato Maracajá, Gato Palheiro and Jaguarundi.
In the list of feline animals there are those that are exotic and those known for their phenomenal speed. In the list of exotics we have the Leopard King, the Black Panther, the Ligre (mixture of lion with tiger), the Tiger (mixture of tiger with lion), White Lion, Golden Tiger and the White Tiger of the Snow. Those known for their speed, but not necessarily the fastest, are the Leopard, Jaguar, Puma and Cheetah (Cheetah). The cheetah is one of the fastest animals in the world due to its ergonomic body that allows it to reach an incredible 120 km / h.
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