Last name of Spanish origin, name of many schools and high schools in Latin America. Last name of the largest and most renowned writer of the Castilian language, Don Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. Common name given in Colombia, especially in the Eastern Plains to a medium-sized, like the margay cat. It says cat cervantes, Bobcat, ocelot's Gallery, Doggy cat, jaguarundi and Ocelot. Its scientific name is Puma yagouaroundi and belongs to the family Felidae. I was previously classified in the genus Herpailurus, which means rare cat. It is usually not mottled and has dark brown tones. There are two other similar species that you may be confused in Colombia: ocelot, jaguarcito or canaguaro (Leopardus pardalis) and the Margay, Maracay, cat Tiger or caucel (Leopardus wiedii). Both species belong to the family Felidae.