Common Name: Leopard
Scientific Name: Panthera pardus
Also Known As:
Type: Cat
Classification: Mammal
Diet: Carnivore
Length: 90 – 190 cm (35 – 75 inch) (excl. tail)
Height: 57 – 70 cm (22.4 – 27.6 inch) (at the shoulder)
Weight: 28 – 90 kg (62 – 198 lb)
Top Speed: 58 kph (36 mph)
Life Span: 12 years in the wild, 20 years in captivity
Migration Habit: Does not migrate
IUCN Redlist Status: Vulnerable
Population Trend: Decreasing

Leopards are Mammals that are a species of Cat. Their scientific name is Panthera pardus.

These Mammals are Carnivores, and groups of Leopards are known as a Leap.

Leopard Habitat

Leopards can be found in many countries in Asia and Africa, these countries include Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, China, Congo, DR Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Eswatini, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Afghanistan.

They strive in habitats like forests, savannas, shrublands, grasslands, rocky areas, and deserts.


Leopard Young

These Cats mature at the age of 2-3 years. Once matured, Leopards can have 2-4 young after a gestation period of 90-105 days.

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

References: Wikipedia and the IUCN Redlist.