New Species of Leopard

ScienceDaily (Mar. 15, 2007) — Scientists have discovered that the clouded leopard found on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra is an entirely new species of cat. The secretive rainforest animal was originally thought to be the same species as the one found in mainland Southeast Asia.

via New Species Declared: Clouded Leopard On Borneo And Sumatra.


10 Responses to New Species of Leopard

  1. john flanagan says:

    what a beauty!!!!

  2. Thorax Hybrid says:

    its amazing what you can find in other places…

  3. Carolyn says:

    so beautifully mysterious!

  4. this is great news in such a world where so many big cats are on verge of extinction.

  5. chosenrebel says:

    Very cool! What other wonders are out there.

  6. Desiree says:

    He or She is Beautiful!!!

  7. Tamara says:

    This is very cool picture!!! I like it…

  8. Elizabeth says:

    I think it is crazy how long we have been on this earth and have searched for years and are still finding large mammals today. Such a beautiful Cat 🙂

  9. cheryl says:

    That is the coolest cat I’ve ever seen!

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