National Geographic : 1943 Feb
King of Cats and His Court East Asia's Stealthy Tiger Cat, Somewhat Larger than Kitty, Creeps through a Treetop Roosting wild birds are his bread and butter. For a snack, Felis bengalensis likes chicken. © National Geographic Society Paintings by Walter A. Wi Asian Pallas's Cat and African Wildcat, Portrait Companions, Dwell Continents Apart Egypt's sacred Felis lybica (right) sired the house cat. Short ears help Felis manul hide in the flat Gobi.