Many species of felid have bred in various menageries, although imported from various climates and closely confined.
In this country the most formidable of the felid is the American panther or puma (Felis concolor).
In one year the felid alone consumed beef, mutton, and horseflesh to the value of 1,367.
felid, animals of the cat kind, a family of Carnivora in which the predaceous instincts reach their highest development.
His anatomical structure and general habits are those of the felid, but the fur is crisper.
Amongst mammals, we see it strikingly displayed in Bats, and in a lesser degree in the felid and Canid.
In all the felid the opening of the eye changes most strikingly.
I have already referred to several of the parasites of the cat-tribe (felid), but some others require notice.
Many writers at one time confounded these two felid, and even classified them with the Indian tiger.