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Tigers - two Rare Species - White Tiger and Black Tiger (recessive trait causing melanism: resulting in all black pigmentation of skin and fur)

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Snow Leopards, Snow Leopard Pictures, Snow Leopard Facts

Not a snow leopard. This is a yellow African leopard that has been photoshopped. They can be yellow or black, but not white. And adults don't have blue eyes.

Did you know that a Puma, a Mountain Lion, a Cougar and a Panther (not to be confused with Black Panthers of Asia, Africa and Latin America) are all the same animal? The latin name for the smallest of the big cats is Puma concolor.

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My Cat!! Bhutase Marana - Shadow of death are called the black panthers in India. A black panther is typically a melanistic color variant of any of several species of larger cat. Wild black panthers in Latin America are black jaguars (Panthera onca), in Asia and Africa they are black leopards (Panthera pardus), and in North America they may be black jaguars or possibly black cougars, or smaller cats. A single gene determines whether a leopard is born with the typical spots or as a…