Margao, along with the Ocelot and oncilla is born Leopardus, which lives exclusively in the New World. COLOUR Margot is similar to that of its more powerful relative - ocelot.
Big expressive eyes Margo in perfect harmony with the colorful woolen dress this cat. Margo a long tail, so it is also called long-tailed cat. This is the tail of this animal balancer when moving along the branches, because Margao spends much time in the trees. The weight of this charming animal ranges from about 2 to 5 kg. Despite its small size, slozhёn Margao pretty tight.
Margao leads poludrevesny lifestyle and is active mostly at night, but sometimes during the day. It is great climb trees and can jump from tree to tree like a squirrel. Even with a fully vertical shaft Margao down headlong. In this he makes the special structure of the hind legs, which can be rotated almost 180 degrees. This cat hunts on the trees and on the ground. Her prey are all kinds of small mammals with which it can handle, birds, reptiles, tree frogs, bird eggs, etc.
Female bears tend to only one cub, less than two. The weight of a newborn kitten is approximately 450-year-g (sometimes less). This is more than the weight of newborn kittens home, even though the Margao bit smaller than the average house cat. Life expectancy is about Margo 18 years old, but it happens, usually in captivity, where the animal is not in danger.