Panthera


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Related to Panthera: Panthera leo
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Noun1.Panthera - lionsPanthera - lions; leopards; snow leopards; jaguars; tigers; cheetahs; saber-toothed tigers
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Felidae, Felidae - cats; wildcats; lions; leopards; cheetahs; saber-toothed tigers
Panthera pardus, leopard - large feline of African and Asian forests usually having a tawny coat with black spots
Panthera uncia, snow leopard, ounce - large feline of upland central Asia having long thick whitish fur
Felis onca, jaguar, panther, Panthera onca - a large spotted feline of tropical America similar to the leopard; in some classifications considered a member of the genus Felis
king of beasts, lion, Panthera leo - large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male
Panthera tigris, tiger - large feline of forests in most of Asia having a tawny coat with black stripes; endangered
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The Turanian tiger is part of the Felidae family, which includes large and small cats, and the Panthera genus, which includes all of the species of lions and tigers.
Alan Rabinowitz (big cat expert and CEO of Panthera, a nonprofit dedicated to preserving wild cat species) presents An Indomitable Beast: The Remarkable Journey of the Jaguar, an accessible nonfiction book all about these great cats.
Isigidi is the Xhosa name for a lion (Panthera leo), the male of which may approach 600 pounds in weight, and is the world's second-largest cat.
The competition had both promotional and practical applications, demonstrating Pipistrel's prowess in low-energy flight and employing the same type of brush less DC motor Pipistrel will use in the electric version of the Panthera.
"Temporary IVC filters are generally removed when their protection is no longer needed but despite most being designed with a hook-like device to facilitate retrieval, this is often a challenging procedure, "says Kathryn Stecco, M.D., co-founder and chief medical officer of Panthera MedTech.
Philipp Henschel, Lion Program Survey Coordinator for campaign group Panthera.
The model on display outside the Churchill War Rooms will be there until July 9 and will then be auctioned off for the RAF Benevolent Fund and Panthera, a wildlife conservation charity.
Increased pacing rates have been associated with the presence of large crowds in the vicinity of the enclosures for Indian leopards, Panthera pardus (Pocock, 1927) (Mallapur and Chellam, 2002).
Many conservationists hoped that when the world convened in Johannesburg, for COP17 of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES), a successful upgrading of Panthera leo to Appendix I would be the signal the world needs to enforce policies which would halt the dramatic decline.
Lethal control of African lions (Panthera leo): local and regional population impacts.--Anim.
The announcement was made at a private ceremony in Abu Dhabi by Panthera, a wild cats preservation group.