Good news! Aelurus means “waggy tail.” You’re welcome. It’s an early Greek word for the domestic cat. I think “Pseud-” was added in 1850 by
How’s that for a mixed bag? 🙂 Seriously, though, it’s a gorgeous video of an eruption that happened just before (and during) sunset last night.
As many of you know, I’m working on an ebook, 50 Facts About Cats (and Where They Come From). Well, I finished the writing of
Happy Halloween! For facts about the Lykoi, ask the Cat Fanciers’ Association or TICA (the International Cat Association). And this is a good overview about
On July 5, 1687, Isaac Newton published Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica. The date he invented the cat flap is not known, so let’s include that
A search will bring up posts here about some of these species. Featured image: Black-footed cat, by Charles Barilleaux, CC BY 2.0.