Grabljiva afrička životinja iz porodice mačaka koja se hrani i biljem.
Afrički tigar, grabljiva životinja iz porodice mačaka, ali se hrani i biljem; živi u Africi, Persiji i Indiji.
cat o' mountain / kæt ˈoʊ ˈmaʊntən /
Any of various wild cats. catamountain
clouded leopard / ˈklaʊdəd ˈlepərd /
A medium-sized often arboreal cat (Neofelis nebulosa) that occurs from Nepal to southeast China and Indonesia and is grayish to yellowish with darker irregular rings, ovals, and rosettes.
leopard / lepərd /
Sinonimi: Panthera pardus
ETYM Old Eng. leopart, leparde, lebarde, libbard, Old Fren. leopard, liepart, French léopard, Latin leopardus, from Greek leopardos; leon lion + pardos pard. Related to Lion, and Pard.
1. Large feline of African and Asian forests usually having a tawny coat with black spots; SYN. Panthera pardus.
2. The pelt of a leopard.
ounce / aʊns /
Another name for the snow leopard.Medium to large-sized great cat.
Snow-leopard of Tibet and Siberia.
panther / pænθər /
ETYM Old Eng. pantere, French panthčre, Latin panthera, Greek panther, prob. from Skr. pundrîka a tiger.
Or leopard; Cat Panthera pardus, found in Africa and Asia. The background color of the coat is golden, and the black spots form rosettes that differ according to the variety; black panthers are simply a color variation and retain the patterning as a “watered-silk” effect. The leopard is 1.5–2.5 m/5–8 ft long, including the tail, which may measure 1 m/3 ft.
The snow leopard or ounce p. uncia, which has irregular rosettes of much larger black spots on a light cream or gray background, is a native of mountains in central Asia. The clouded leopard Neofelis nebulosa is rather smaller, about 1.75 m/5.8 ft overall, with large blotchy markings rather than rosettes, and is found in se Asia. There are seven subspecies, of which six are in danger of extinction, including the Amur leopard and the South Arabian leopard. One subspecies, the Zanzibar leopard, may already be extinct. The last Judean desert leopard died May 1995, although a small population survives in the Negev desert.
A leopard in the black color phase.