The beautifully detailed photos feature the Sumatran tiger (pictured), which is classed as 'critically endangered' by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, with numbers in the wild falling
Andean mountain cat (Leopardus jacobita) is a small wild cat native to the high Andes mountains. Less than 2500 individuals are thought to exist in the wild. It is one of only two cat species for which no subspecies has been described. The Andean mountain cat has an ashy-gray fur, a gray head, ears and face.
The Iberian lynx, (Lynx pardinus), is a critically endangered species of felid native to the Iberian Peninsula in Southern Europe. It is one of the most endangered cat species in the world. According to the conservation group SOS Lynx, if the Iberian lynx died out, it would be the first feline species to become extinct since prehistoric times.The species was formerly classified as a subspecies of the Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx), but is now considered a separate species...
When they are gone, when every last life has been stolen, how will you remember them? Extinction is forever.
TIGER (1 OF THE 5 "BIG CATS"): "The Tiger (Panthera tigris) is the largest cat species, classified in the genus Panthera (BIG CATS) with the Lion, Leopard, Jaguar, & Snow Leopard. Tigers are apex predators, primarily preying on ungulates such as deer & bovids. They are territorial & generally solitary but social animals. Wikipedia." [Image: "A Bengal tiger (P. tigris tigris) - Tiger - Wikipedia."]
T-T-T-TIGERS TIME!!!The tiger (Panthera tigris) is the largest cat species…
LION FACTS #1 🦁: "All Lions are ONE species (Panthera leo) with subspecies (7 African + 1 Asian). The Lion is a big cat belonging to the Pantheragenus and family Felidae. The lion is the second largest cat species after the tiger. Lions are expert predators & scavengers and are mainly nocturnal by nature. Wikipedia." [Image: "YWP-Lions-450x300.jpg (450×300)."]
25 Spectacular Animals that start with the Letter D
Animals that Start With D - (Dormouse) This small and cute creature belongs to the rodent family and was found in Europe. 29 species of this mouse are present worldwide and are mostly known for the long periods of hibernation in the cold months. It can grow to 25 cm long and that is depending on which species belongs and can move easily without being noticed. #AnimalsthatStartWithD #Dormouse
Bornean Clouded Leopard has lived on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra for hundreds of thousands of years and yet was only recently recognized as a separate feline species. Called 'Neofelis Diardi' the cat is now believed to be different from the mainland clouded leopard the 'Neofelis Nebulosa'. The difference was established after a detailed chromosomal analysis during which enough contrast was found with the clouded leopard to stop considering it as its subspecies…