The black-footed cat is the smallest African cat, and is endemic in the south west arid zone of the southern African subregion. It is one of the lesser studied African carnivores, and is listed as Vulnerable by IUCN since green eyes
The sand cat (Felis margarita), also known as the sand dune cat, is the only felid found primarily in true desert, and has a wide but apparently disjunct distribution through the deserts of northern Africa and southwest and central Asia.
phototoartguy: Lynx Portrait posted by permission of Mario Moreno From Mario “A portrait of an Eurasian Lynx (Lynx lynx) Image taken at Cabarceno Nature Park in Cantabria, Spain. More information about Mario: mariomorenophotog.