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The Domestic Cat (Felis catus)

@inproceedings{Duffy1999TheDC,
  title={The Domestic Cat (Felis catus)},
  author={David C. Duffy and Paula Capece},
  year={1999}
}
This article reviews the biology, ecological effects, and management of the domestic cat (Felis catus) in the Pacific basin. The cat is one of the most controversial invasive species in the Pacific region because of its complex relations with humans. At one extreme, well-fed domestic house pets are allowed outdoors where they may hunt native animals; at the other, unsocialized feral cats have replaced native predators as apex predators or occupy a new niche on oceanic islands, where they have… 

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