Mudcat Café message #4121903 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #24300   Message #4121903
Posted By: Charmion
05-Oct-21 - 08:39 AM
Thread Name: How many Mudcats have cats!?
Subject: RE: How many Mudcats have cats!?
Island dwarfism requires isolation. Dogs are too variable in size to meet that criterion, and the "domestic" cat (Felis felis) did not emerge from isolation; the species appeared simultaneously in many areas on the fringes of Old World wilderness.