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leopard - Description, Distribution and conservation, Behaviour and predation, Taxonomy, King Leopard, Heraldry, In media

black found

A member of the cat family (Panthera pardus), found from Siberia to Africa; solitary; inhabits diverse habitats; reddish- or yellowish-brown with small empty rings of dark blotches; black individuals (black panthers) sometimes found in dense forests; eats mainly small grazing mammals and monkeys; stores carcasses in trees.

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