Caracal aurata Temminck 1827 (African golden cat)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Felidae

Alternative combination: Felis aurata

Belongs to Caracal according to W. E. Johnson et al. 2006

See also Breitenmoser and Breitenmoser 2017

Sister taxa: Caracal caracal, Caracal serval

Ecology: scansorial carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Caracal aurata in the database

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