A small forest-dwelling cat found in Africa and Asia.
- Genus Felis, family Felidae: the African F. aurata, with a chestnut to silver-grey coat, and the Asiatic F. temmincki, with a golden-brown coat and striped head
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- In addition to its natural predators (snow leopards, wolves, and golden cats) and poaching, giant pandas are also unintentionally injured or killed in traps and snares set for other animals, such as deer and bears.
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Definition of golden cat in:
- The US English dictionary