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LEOPARD

[MIM*151100]
Acronym for lentigines (multiple), electrocardiographic abnormalities, ocular hypertelorism, pulmonary stenosis, abnormalities of genitalia, retardation of growth, and deafness (sensorineural); of autosomal dominant inheritance.

leopard

a big, graceful, yellow cat with dark brown to black spots and a long, thin tail. It is spread widely through the world. Called also Panthera pardus.

leopard cat
felisbengalensis.
clouded leopard
the coat color is grayish but in other respects this cat resembles Panthera pardus. Called also Neofelis nebulosa.
snow leopard
dark spots on a white skin and a long, thick tail make this a very handsome cat. Called also Uncia uncia, ounce.
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Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Mar 16 ( ANI ): The population of endangered snow leopards has witnessed a surge in the Himalayas in the recent times.
Dr Nawaz said the estimated population of snow leopards was around 200 in Pakistan.
The minister further said, 'Besides snow leopard our leopards in plains are also under threat and with every passing month we hear news of their hunt which is alarming.
They are also killed by ranchers whose livestock the leopards prey on.
Speaking during the ceremony, Regional Head Sindh and Balochistan and Focal Person - Wildlife, WWF-Pakistan Dr Babar Khan said deforestation and human encroachments are escalating habitat degradation for snow leopards.
Sadly, only 3,000 to 7,500 snow leopards remain in the wild throughout the world as these big cats are poached for their fur and bones.
Mazandaran is one of the main habitats of the Persian leopard in Iran, home to around 100 leopards.
Back then, when I started hunting in Africa, leopards were getting thin on the ground.
196 million in co-financing, and implemented by the Snow Leopard Trust, will strengthen global transboundary efforts to conserve snow leopards and their high mountain ecosystems.
Locals said that this was the second incident of dead leopards being found near the village in the last five months with an earlier sighting of a threemonth- old leopard cub found injured in the same vicinity on December 5, 2015.
As one of the most endangered species in the world, snow leopards have been spotted in Nangchen, another County in Yushu, three times this year, with one wandering into a cattle yard.
The Diwan of Royal Court has launched the book The Arabian Leopards of Oman by Andrew Spalton and Hadi Bin Musalam Al Hikmani.