Leopard

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Leopard
Temporal range: Early Pleistocene tae recent
Namibie Etosha Leopard 01edit.jpg
Leopard in Etosha Naitional Pairk, Namibie
Scientific classification edit
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Faimily: Felidae
Genus: Panthera
Species: P. pardus[1]
Binomial name
Panthera pardus[1]
Leopard distribution.jpg
Present an historical distribution o the leopard[2]

The leopard (Panthera pardus) is a member o the Felidae faimily wi a wide range in some pairts o Africae an tropical Asie, frae Siberie, Sooth an Wast Asie tae athort maist o sub-Saharan Africae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Wozencraft, W. C. (2005). "Species Panthera pardus". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 547. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Stein, A. B.; Athreya, V.; Gerngross, P.; Balme, G.; Henschel, P.; Karanth, U.; Miquelle, D.; Rostro, S.; Kamler, J.F. & Laguardia, A. (2016). "Panthera pardus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: 15954/102421779. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-1.RLTS.T15954A50659089.en.