Latest Persian Leopard Stories
This might, ehem, blow your mind.
Persian Leopard cubs are born in Sochi National Park for the first time in 50 years as a result of a program to restore the population of these unique animals. (PRWEB)
Footage of snow leopard cubs in the Pamir Mountains of Tajikistan was caught on camera trap surveys.
A rare Persian leopard has been photographed in camera traps in Afghanistan's central highlands by conservationists, according to biologists from the Wildlife Conservation Society.
The Persian leopard (Panthera pardus ciscaucasica), also known as the Caucasian leopard, is a subspecies of the leopard that can be found in the Caucasus mountains, eastern Turkey southern Turkmenistan, northern Iran, and some western areas of Afghanistan. Its range in the Caucuses is now fragmented, but once encompassed all areas except those within steppe habitats. It prefers to live in many habitats, but in the Greater Caucuses, it prefers subalpine meadows, rocky ravines, and broadleaved...