Caracal cats are the result of the African Golden Cat & the Serval crossing at one point in history. It ranges from W & S Asia into Pakistan, Turkey & Africa; is heaviest of all small-medium sz wild cats. Not related to the Lynx.
The caracal, also known as the desert lynx, is a wild cat that is widely distributed across Africa, central Asia and southwest Asia into India. The word caracal is derived from the Turkish words "kara kulak," which means "black ear.
BEAUTIFUL FACE Did you know that a Puma, a Mountain Lion, a Cougar and a Panther (not to be confused with Black Panthers of Asia, Africa and Latin America) are all the same animal? The latin name for the smallest of the big cats is Puma concolor.