felis felis  /ˈfɛ lɪs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) type genus of the Felidae: true cats and most wildcats

Usage(s):

  1. Subscriber Murphy would be meticulously correct if he should state that the felis tigris is to be found in Africa only behind zoo bars.
  2. The most common pest found in the home, Ctenocephalides felis is streamlined and covered in bristles.
  3. The subject, a female felis leo somaliensis, is too big for that.

News

  • K-State Vets Warn Cat Owners About Deadly Tick Disease

    MANHATTAN, Kan. -- Kansas State University veterinarians are warning pet owners to watch out for ticks carrying a disease that could kill cats. Cytauxzoon felis, also known as bobcat fever, is a blood parasite that infects domestic cats and has a very high death rate.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: WIBW Topeka

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Quotes

  • "Julia Lee-Thorp's research suggests Dino felis preyed largely on ancestral springbok," said Brain.
    on Aug 18, 2008 By: Bob Brain Source: Independent Online

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