Panthera onca (Linnaeus, 1758), 2015

Hidalgo-Mihart, Mircea G., Contreras-Moreno, Fernando M., Jesús-de la Cruz, Alejandro, Juárez-López, Rugieri, Bravata de la Cruz, Yaribeth, Pérez-Solano, Luz A., Hernández-Lara, Carolina, Friedeberg, Diana, Thornton, Dan & Koller-González, Juan M., 2017, Inventory of medium-sized and large mammals in the wetlands of Laguna de Terminos and Pantanos de Centla, Mexico, Check List 13 (6), pp. 711-726 : 718

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15560/13.6.711

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6493941

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/0B3B9736-FFCE-DC18-E457-FD631E71BF6D

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Panthera onca (Linnaeus, 1758)
status

 

Panthera onca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Material examined. Table 2; Figure 18.

Panthera onca is a very large and large-headed spotted cat ( Reid 2009) and the only large spotted cat in the study region (Hall 1981). It cannot be confused with any other species ( Reid 2009).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Mammalia

Order

Carnivora

Family

Felidae

Genus

Panthera