DNA tests conducted by the University of Davis, California, They seem to have established that there are two types of Purebred Cats not registered in Cyprus and Cypriot feline society. This type of cats have been called, Aphrodite and Santa Elena.
The head of the St. Helena is a rounded triangle, with the cheeks well developed and broad, low Chin and mouth, nose with concave line, eyes in the form of any color except copper lemon, the eyes of different colors are desirable. Medium-sized ears, broad at the base, high and vertical implementation. Medium heavy and muscular body with strong shoulders, significantly longer hind legs, short-tailed medium, not decreasing. Males are larger than the females. Very soft layer without fluff in summer. In winter a dense layer of silk, not at all the woolly. Layer complete, thick on the queue. All colors except Brown or colourpoints color dilution. In bi, random patterns are the preferred.
Saint Helena has a friendly and affectionate character.