Observations on the Lynx Felis Caracal in the Bedford District

Published in: South African Journal of Zoology
Volume 14, issue 1, 1979 , pages: 1–4
DOI: 10.1080/02541858.1979.11447639
Author(s): J.A. Pringle,, V.L. Pringle,


Specimens were collected in the Bedford district and adjoining areas. A method of hunting lynxes with a pack of hounds is described. Data collected from 108 specimens over a period of 34 years are analysed. Various aspects of the biology are dealt with, including mass and length, killing and feeding habits, breeding and litters, and lynx-jackal relationships.

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