The tiger is the largest cat species, reaching a total body length of up to 3.38 m over curves and weighing up to 388.7 kg in the wild. Its most recognisable feature is a pattern of dark vertical stripes on reddish-orange fur with a lighter underside. The species is classified in the genus ''Panthera'' with the lion, leopard, jaguar and snow leopard. Tigers are apex predators, primarily preying on ungulates such as deer and bovids. They are territorial and generally solitary but social animals,.. more
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Uploaded Jan 30, 2015. Captured Dec 15, 2014 16:05 in Nagarhole National Park, Nagarhole Road, Nalkeri Forest, Karnataka 571250, India.