Scientific Name And Classification

Primary Species

  •  White Tiger

 White Tiger

Subspecies

  • The Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris), also called the Indian tiger, lives in IndiaNepalBhutan and Bangladesh, and is the most common subspecies with populations estimated at less than 2,500 adult individuals.

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Indochinese tiger

  • The Malayan tiger (Panthera tigris jacksoni), exclusively found in the southern part of the Malay Peninsula, was not considered a subspecies in its own right until 2004.

Malayan Tiger

Sumatran Tiger

Siberian Tiger

southern

Scientific classification

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Felidae
Genus: Panthera
Species: P. tigris

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