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Тiger siberian
Тiger siberian
The northernmost ruler of the forests of the Far East.
Type: Chordates
Class: Mammals
Order: Predatory
Family: Feline
Genus: Panthers
Species: Tiger
Subsp: Amur tiger
General Settings
  • The area is the South of the Far East and the extreme north-east of China.
  • The length of the body is 100-130 cm, the tail is 80-100 cm.
  • The weight up to 250 kg.
  • The main diet of tigers is large ungulates, fish.
  • The life span of a tiger is 15-25 years

The Siberian tiger is considered the largest living member of the cat family. 


Social behavior


Tigers greet each other with special sounds formed when the air is vigorously exhaled through the nose and mouth. Signs of the expression of friendliness are also touching the muzzles, and even rubbing the sides. In addition, like domestic cats, tigers rub their heads, noses.


Reproduction


Pregnancy lasts 95-112 days. There are 2-4 cubs in the brood, which are born completely helpless, but already striped, and each weighs a little more than a kilogram.


Species and people


The tiger is less afraid of man than other large animals, but still tries to avoid him. The predator only attacks when wounded or cornered. 


Interesting Facts


The Siberian tiger is able not only to hunt but also to fish during spawning he catches fish in the shallow waters of mountain rivers.

It is believed that the pattern of stripes is unique for each tiger: you are unlikely to meet two animals with the same pattern on the skin. The striped color, despite its brightness, is masking.

Current status in wildlife
  • Not
    evaluated
    NE
  • Data
    deficient
    DD
  • Data
    deficient
    lc
  • near
    threatened
    NT
  • vulnerable
    vu
  • endangered
    en
  • critically
    endangered
    cr
  • extinct
    in the wild
    ew
  • Extinct
    ex
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