Snow Leopard


Common Name: Snow Leopard
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata (Vertebrata)
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Felidae
Genus: Pantherinae Uncia
Species: Uncia

Size and Appearance: Snow Leopards can grow from 3.25-4.25 ft long and can weigh from 55-165 lb. They have dark rosettes on a grey or creamy smoke grey coat and have very wooly fur to help them survive in their cold habitats. They have rings on their tails and have a white below.

Diet: Snow Leopard's most common prey sources are: wild sheep and goats, pikas, hares, game birds.