Lynx

No. 181829

by Safari Ltd
$6.99USD

The lynx is any of the four members of the Lynx genus, which includes the Eurasian lynx, the Canada lynx, the Iberian lynx, and the bobcat. They can be identified by their characteristically short tail, as well as their small size in comparison with other members of the large cat classification.

  • Scientific Name:Genus Lynx
  • Characteristics: Although the lynx is usually a solitary animal, we’re sure this one would love to come home with you! Painted and crafted by hand, this figurine is wonderful as a toy, teaching aid, piece of décor, gift, and more!
  • Size and Color: The lynx’s coat ranges between light brown, gold, and white, and is often accompanied by dark brown spots. This figurine is the same size as a deck of cards stood on its side, measuring 3.5 inches long and 2 inches tall.
  • The Lynx is part of the Wild Safari® North American Wildlife collection
  • All of our products are Non-toxic and BPA free
  • History:

    Of the four lynx species, the bobcat, Eurasian lynx, and Canada lynx are classified as animals of least concern, whereas the Iberian lynx is considered endangered by the IUCN. However, due to successful reintroduction efforts and general conservation, they Iberian lynx’s numbers are on the rise, and they were recently declassified as critically endangered.

    • Recommended Age: 3+
    • Size in cm: 9 L x 5 H
    • Size in inches: 3.54 L x 1.97 H
    • UPC: 095866000479
    Present Status Both the Canadian and Eurasian lynx are considered to have stable populations, but both have lost large areas of their former ranges. The Canadian lynx is considered a threatened species in the continental United States, excluding Hawaii where they have never existed and Alaska, where their populations are much stronger. The Iberian lynx is listed as endangered, upgraded from critically endangered but it remains the most endangered cat in the world.