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On the Prowl   Leopard,Panthera pardus Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

On the Prowl

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  1. A true gymnastic talent on a very tiny spot. Posted 7 years ago
  2. Classic! Posted 7 years ago
  3. MASTERPIECE ! Posted 7 years ago

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The leopard is one of the five "big cats" in the genus ''Panthera''. It is a member of the Felidae family with a wide range in regions of sub-Saharan Africa, West Asia, the Middle East, South and Southeast Asia to Siberia. Fossil records found in Italy suggest that in the Pleistocene it ranged as far as Europe.

Compared to other members of Felidae, the leopard has relatively short legs and a long body with a large skull. It is similar in appearance to the jaguar, but is smaller and more.. more

Similar species: Carnivorans
Species identified by Anneyoungimages
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Uploaded Apr 20, 2012. Captured Jun 26, 2011 12:22.
  • Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
  • f/5.6
  • 1/200s
  • ISO500
  • 70mm