Eurasian Lynx


The Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx) is a medium-sized wild cat occurring from Northern, Central and Eastern Europe to Central Asia and Siberia, the Tibetan Plateau and the Himalayas. It inhabits temperate and boreal forests up to an altitude of 5,500 m (18,000 ft). Despite its wide distribution, it is threatened by habitat loss and fragmentation, poaching and depletion of prey.

The Cat Scanner app does provide a lot more information about the Eurasian Lynx breed as well as many more.

Also known as

This breed is also called Eurasian Linx, Eurasian Lynx, European Lynx, Felis Lynx, Lynx Lynx, Lynx UK Trust as well as The Eurasian Lynx.

Is your cat a Eurasian Lynx?

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