Sunda Clouded Leopard (Neofelis diardi)
 
 

Sunda Clouded Leopard Slideshow
Cat Name
Sunda Clouded Leopard
Sunda Islands Leopard
Sundaland Clouded Leopard
Enkuli Clouded Leopard
What They Look Like
Sunda Leopards look very similar to other Clouded Leopards.

"The new clouded leopard species is generally darker than the mainland species, has small cloud markings, many distinct spots within the cloud markings, grayer fur, and a double dorsal stripe."

Reference: "New Species Declared: Clouded Leopard On Borneo And Sumatra", ScienceDaily, March 15, 2007.
Where They Live
Endangered Status
Vulnerable
Population Decreasing
Closest Relatives
Clouded Leopard
Jaguar
Leopard
Lion
Snow Leopard
Tiger
Classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Felidae
Genus: Neofelis
Species: Neofelis diardi
Subspecies
Bornean Clouded Leopard
Neofelis diardi borneensis

Sumatran Clouded Leopard
Neofelis diardi diardi
Former/Disputed Classifications
Neofelis nebulosa diardi

Sumatran Clouded Leopard
Neofelis diardi sumatrensis
Updated July 2009
References: IUCN Red List and the Integrated Taxonomic Information System


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