Leopards are large cats, with light-colored fur, and black spots and rosettes across their entire body. The rosettes look somewhat like hollowed-out spots, and are smaller than those of the jaguar. Males of the species are larger than the females, and can stand up to 28 in.
The leopard (Panthera pardus) is one of the five extant species in the genus Panthera, ... Following Linnaeus' first description, 27 leopard subspecies were proposed by naturalists between 1794 and 1956. Since 1996, only eight ... Zoo and Aquarium History : Ancient Animal Collections to Zoological Gardens. Boca Raton