Panthera tigris

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Synonyms for Panthera tigris

large feline of forests in most of Asia having a tawny coat with black stripes

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Estimating tiger Panthera tigris populations from camera-trap data using capture--recapture models.
2003: Camera trapping the Indochinese tiger, Panthera tigris corbetti, in a secondary forest in Peninsular Malaysia.
In Asia, the leopard and the tiger Panthera tigris (27 articles, each), the giant panda (13 articles), the European mink Mustela lutreola (11), and the Owston's palm civet Chrotogale owstoni (10) were the most studied out of a total of 83 registered species.
Inquiries were under way yesterday to establish where the cub, which belongs to the Panthera tigris species, had come from.
Biologists have placed Panthera tigris at the top of a list of 10 key animals facing extinction, which should become the focus for major conservation efforts in 2010.
Over half the remaining tigers are royal Bengal tigers', Panthera tigris tigris.
He said his group has to further study how the deaths of the rare tigers, Panthera tigris sumatrae, came about to determine if there is a clear relation between the government project and poaching.