The scientific name for tiger is Panthera tigris. The tiger is the largest cat on Earth, and is recognized for its beautiful orange coat with white markings and black stripes. More »

White lions belong to the subspecies Panthera Leo Krugeri, the South African lion. Their color is the result of a recessive gene, and they were first observed in the Timbavati area in South Africa. More »

The scientific name for the white-tailed deer is Odocoileus virginianus. The white-tailed deer is found primarily in forest lands throughout North America, Mexico, parts of Central America and southern Canada. More » Science Biology Zoology

The scientific name for a black panther is Panthera pardus. The animal belongs to the kingdom Animalia, the phylum Cordata and the class Mammalia. Black panthers are in the order Carnivora, the family Felidae and the gen... More »

What makes a good tiger name is subjective, but there are many famous tiger names to choose from. Three examples from recent popular culture are Rajah, the tiger from Aladdin; Shere Khan, the villain in Jungle Book; and ... More »

The scientific name for the panther may be Panthera pardus, Panthera onca or Puma concolor depending on the specific animal being referred to. The term "panther" is used to describe the leopard (Panthera Pardus), jaguar ... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Large Cats

The scientific name for the jaguar is Panthera onca. Only tigers and lions are larger than jaguars. The name "jaguar" originates from a Native American word that means "a cat that kills with one leap." Jaguars are extrem... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Large Cats