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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Felidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Felidae
Recognized by Flickr BHL, iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, Afghanistan Species List, NMNH Mammals, AnAge, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, CalPhotos, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Conabio, Conabio, Animal Diversity Web, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, INBio, IABIN, Fitzpatrick Institute of Ornithology Virtual Museum, Fitzpatrick Institute of Ornithology Virtual Museum, Morgan Ernest 2003, VERA, Kissling et al, 2014, IUCN, BioPedia, Afghanistan Species List, Albania Species List, Algeria Species List, Andorra Species List, Angola Species List, Austria Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Benin Species List, Bhutan Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Chad Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Christmas Island Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Denmark Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Eritrea Species List, Estonia Species List, Ethiopia Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Gabon Species List, Georgia Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Greece Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guyana Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Hungary Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Iraq Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Kenya Species List, Kiribati Species List, Kyrgyzstan Species List, Laos Species List, Latvia Species List, Lebanon Species List, Liberia Species List, Libya Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, Martinique Species List, Mauritania Species List, Moldova Species List, Mongolia Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nepal Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Norway Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palau Species List, Palestine Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Rwanda Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Serbia Species List, Singapore Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, Somalia Species List, South Korea Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Suriname Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, Syria Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tajikistan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Tibet Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Turkey Species List, Uganda Species List, Ukraine Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uruguay Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Yemen Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Environments EOL, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List
Felidae Fischer de Waldheim 1817
Felidae Gray 1821
Recognized by EOL authors

Alternative Names

? africanus Andrews, 1914
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? catocopis Cope, 1887
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? coloradensis Cook, 1922
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? crusafonti Schultz & Martin, 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? cultridens Cuvier, 1824
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? debilis Cope, 1879
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? fatalis Leidy, 1868
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? gracilis Cope, 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? hibbardi Dalquest, 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ischyrus Merriam, 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? issiodorensis Croizet & Jobert, 1828
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? johnstoni Mawby, 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? longignathus Shotwell, 1956
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? megantereon Croizet & Jobert, 1828
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? mercerii Cope, 1895
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? minor Morales & al., 1998
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? orientalis Kittl, 1887
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? palaeoonca Meade, 1945
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pedionomus Macdonald, 1948
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? proterolyncis Savage, 1941
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? quadridentata de Blainville, 1843
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? rexroadensis Stephens, 1959
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? riggii Kraglievich, 1948
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? serus Cope, 1893
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? stouti Schultz & Martin, 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? studeri Savage, 1960
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? tigris Linnaeus, 1758
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? trumani Orr, 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? uncia Schreber, 1775
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? vorohuensis Berta, 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? yagouaroundi Geoffroy, 1803
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Abelia Kretzoi 1938
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Asilifelis Werdelin 2011
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Catolynx Gray 1867
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dolichofelis Kretzoi 1929
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dromopanthera Kretzoi 1929
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Epimachairodus Kretzoi 1929
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Fortunictis Pons-Moya 1988
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hemimachairodus von Koenigswald 1974
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Herpailurus
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Jansofelis Bonifay 1971
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Katifelis Adrian, Werdelin & Grossman 2018
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Leontoceryx Kretzoi 1938
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Metailurus Zdansky 1926
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Miomachairodus Schmidt-Kittler 1976
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Namafelis Morales, Pickford, Fraile, Salesa & Soria 2003
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nanosmilus Martin 1992
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oncifelis
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oreailurus
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Otocolobus
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Otocolobus Brandt 1842
Proparte synonym according to GBIF classification
Paramachaerodus Pilgrim 1913
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pikermia Kretzoi 1938
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pristifelis Salesa, Antón, Morales & Peigné 2012
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Propontosmilus Kretzoi 1929
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Schaubia Camp, Welles & Green 1949
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sivaelurus Pilgrim 1913
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sivafelis Pilgrim 1932
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sivapardus Baker 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sivasmilus Kretzoi 1929
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Smilodontidion Kraglievich 1948
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stenailurus Crusafont-Pairo & Aguirre 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Therailurus Piveteau 1948
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Viretailurus Hemmer 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Vishnufelis Pilgrim 1932
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

Adyghe

Чэтыу preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Albanian

Felinae preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Amharic

የድመት አስተኔ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

سنوريات preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

կատվազգիներ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Pişiklər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

каціныя preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bengali

ফেলিডি preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

Kattefamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bosnian

Mačke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Brazilian Portuguese

felídeos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Felídeos
Recognized by 01134ann and admin
Felinos preferred
Recognized by 01134ann and admin

Breton

Kazheged preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

котки preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Burmese

ကြောင်မျိုးရင်း preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Fèlid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Chuvash

Кушак йышшисем preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Mačke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

kočkovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Kattefamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

katachtigen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Felisedoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Kaslased preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

kissaeläimet preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Kissaeläimet preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

French

félins preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Félidés preferred
Recognized by chant30 and admin
Félidés, Félins
Recognized by CITES

Galician

Félidos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

კატისებრნი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Katzen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Αιλουρίδες preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Guarani

Mbarakajarundi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

חתוליים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hindi

फ़ेलिडाए preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Macskafélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Icelandic

Kattardýr preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ingush

Циска preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association)

felides preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Italian

felidi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ネコ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Kazakh

Мысықтәрізділер preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Мышык сымалдар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kurdish

Famîleya pisîkan preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

kaķu dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Limburgan; Limburger; Limburgish

Katte preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lingua Franca Nova

Felido preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Katiniai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Luxembourgish; Letzeburgesch

Kazen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

Мачки preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

മാർജ്ജാര വംശം preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Marathi

मार्जार कुळ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mongolian

Мийнхэн preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Náshdóí Ndahalinígíí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

kattefamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Occitan (post 1500)

Felids preferred
Recognized by chant30 and admin

Persian

گربه‌ایان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

kotowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Portuguese

felídeos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Felide preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

кошачьи preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Mačke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Mačkovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovenian

Mačke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Somali

Bahda Bisada preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

félidos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Felinos
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

Kattdjur preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tajik

Гурбашаклҳо preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tamil

பூனைக் குடும்பம் preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tatar

Мәчелеләр preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Telugu

ఫెలిడే preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

วงศ์เสือและแมว preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Kedigiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uighur; Uyghur

مۈشۈك ئائىلىسى preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

котові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

Catt preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Kaater preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Katten preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Kócki preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Kóčki preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Mīmiztin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Poeso preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Джэдухэр preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Куоскатыҥылар кэргэннэрэ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Urdu

خاندان گربہ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uzbek

Mushuksimonlar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

họ Mèo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Walloon

Tchetidîs preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Western Frisian

Kateftigen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Yiddish

פעלידאע preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Azb

پیشیکلر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Ckb

خێزانی پشیلە preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Hak

Meu-khô preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Koi

Кань котыр preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Ltg

Kaču saime preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Mhr

Пырыс-влак preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Mrj

Коти йишвлӓ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Nan

Niau-kho preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Pnb

بلی ٹبر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Vls

Katachtign preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Xmf

კატუშობურეფი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Felidae

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Mammalia
Carnivora
24 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Mammalia
Carnivora
Felidae (this page)