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 DeCS Categories

B01 Eukaryota .
B01.050 Animals .
B01.050.150 Chordata .
B01.050.150.900 Vertebrates .
B01.050.150.900.649 Mammals .
B01.050.150.900.649.313 Eutheria .
B01.050.150.900.649.313.750 Carnivora .
B01.050.150.900.649.313.750.377 Feliformia .
B01.050.150.900.649.313.750.377.750 Felidae .
B01.050.150.900.649.313.750.377.750.250 Felis .
B01.050.150.900.649.313.750.377.750.250.125 Cats 1897 .
C22 Animal Diseases .
C22.180 Cat Diseases .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Cats 1897 .
Domestic Cats .
Felis domestica .
Felis sylvestris catus .
Cat 1897 .
Cat, Domestic .
Cats, Domestic .
Domestic Cat .
Felis catus .
Felis domesticus .
Felis domestica .
The domestic cat, Felis catus, of the carnivore family FELIDAE, comprising over 30 different breeds. The domestic cat is descended primarily from the wild cat of Africa and extreme southwestern Asia. Though probably present in towns in Palestine as long ago as 7000 years, actual domestication occurred in Egypt about 4000 years ago. (From Walker's Mammals of the World, 6th ed, p801) .
Felis .
Genus in the family FELIDAE comprised of small felines including the domestic cat, Felis catus (CATS) and its ancestor the wild cat, Felis silvestris. .
Cat Diseases .
Feline Diseases .
Cat Disease .
Disease, Cat .
Disease, Feline .
Diseases, Cat .
Diseases, Feline .
Feline Disease .
Diseases of the domestic cat (Felis catus or F. domesticus). This term does not include diseases of the so-called big cats such as CHEETAHS; LIONS; tigers, cougars, panthers, leopards, and other Felidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used. .