Jaguarundi

By: Luke Roepe

All About Jaguarundis

The jaguarundi is a wild cat found in Central and South America. They are predators and eat small rodents, rabbits, armadillos, opossums, quail, wild turkey, reptiles, frogs, and fish. It is a second level consumer. Right now they are endangered. They are endangered because of habitat destruction. They live in lowlands. Their kingdom is animalia, its phylum is chordata, its class is mammalia, its family is felidae, its genus is felinae, and its species is yaguarundi.

An Interesting Fact About Jaguarundis

Interesting fact: Scientists say they have found a pact of jaguarundis located in Florida.