Cheetah

Common Name: Cheetah
Scientific Name: Acinonyx jubatus
Also Known As:
Type: Cat
Classification: Mammal
Diet: Carnivore
Length: 112 – 142 cm (44.1 – 55.9 inch) (excl. tail)
Height: 75 – 77 cm (29.5 – 30.3 inch) (at the shoulder)
Weight: 34 – 64 kg (75 – 141.1 lb)
Top Speed: 120 kph (75 mph)
Life Span: 8-10 years in the wild, 17-20 years in captivity
Migration Habit: Does not migrate
IUCN Redlist Status: Vulnerable
Population Trend: Decreasing
Cheetah

Cheetahs are Mammals that are a species of Cat. Their scientific name is Acinonyx jubatus.

These Mammals are Carnivores, and groups of Cheetahs are known as a Coalition.

Cheetah Habitat

Cheetahs can be found in many countries in Africa and Asia, these countries include Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Chad, Ethiopia, Iran, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, South Africa, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Eritrea, and Eswatini.

They strive in habitats like shrublands, grasslands, savannahs, and temperate to hot deserts.

Cheetahs 101 | Nat Geo Wild

Cheetah Young

These Cats mature at the age of 1.5-2 years. Once matured, Cheetahs can have 1-8 young after a gestation period of 92 days.

Cheetah young are called cubs and, like most animal young, are extremely cute.

Baby cheetahs make a home at the sanctuary | The Lion Whisperer

References: Wikipedia and the IUCN Redlist.