Details of all the different colors of bengal wool can be found in special texts, and here is a list of officially recognized in two categories of the pattern – spotted / rosette (Spotted / rosets) and marble (Marbled “marble”):
– brown with all shades and the desired presence of rufisms (rust, redness) – Brown Tabby (brown tabby); in the World Cat Federation (WCF) system, it is the main one, its code is ben n24 (ben n24);
– silver with a distinctive pattern makes up the division Black Silver Tabby, Silver Lynx Point / Marble, Silver Sepia Spotted / Marble, Silver Mink Spotted / Marble;
– blue, recently recognized only by some federations, – Blue Bengals Tabby.
While magnificent, like panthers, black bengals of the melanistic subspecies, several varieties of snow Bengal cats, as well as the recently bred subspecies with long silky hair, remain unrecognized. Continue reading