The Amur Leopard (Panthera Pardus Orientalis) is a Leopard subspecies native to the southwestern Primorye region of Russia, and is classified as Critically Endangered since 1996 by the IUCN.
The Amur Leopard is also known as the Far Eastern Leopard, Korean Leopard, and Manchurian Leopard.
Fewer than 35 Amur Leopards remain in the wild, and their habitat is under threat from logging, forest fires and land clearance for farming.
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