Jaguarundi – The Americas Multicolored Cat

Projeto Gatos do Mato Brasil

Projeto Gatos do Mato Brasil

Projeto Gatos do Mato Brasil

Projeto Gatos do Mato Brasil

Projeto Gatos do Mato Brasil

Projeto Gatos do Mato Brasil

Several cat species have melanism, but did you know that the jaguarundi (Herpailurus yagouaroundi) has several color morphs? We were part of the work that modeled the biogeographical distribution of these phenotypes throughout the species' entire range and in different habitats.