Common Names Lynx, Canada lynx
Wt. 15-35 lb (7-16 kg); Shoulder Ht. 24"-30" (60-75 cm); Length 30"-40" (76-102 cm); Tail 2"-5" (5-13 cm). The lynx is a medium-sized cat, with long ear tufts, a short tail, and pronounced cheek ruffs. The cheek ruffs are whitish with black barring. The lynx has a double-pointed beard at the throat, long legs and very large feet. Its paws are thickly furred in winter which helps it walk on snow. The lynx is buff or tawny ...
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