Explore Pallas's Cat, Manul Cat, and more!

Explore related topics

Get one inch closer and you're shredded. I dare ya!

Pallas's cat (Otocolobus manul) not so happy.

The Pallas’s cat is a small-sized wild cat species that lives in the remote steppes and mountains of Central Asia. Excessive hunting of the animals that are coveted for their thick, lush, fur as well as the loss of habitat has drastically reduced their numbers in the wild. As a result, the beautiful animals have been on IUCN’s near threatened list of species since 2002. It is, therefore, no wonder that the recent sighting of the elusive cats in the mountains of Mongolia is causing such joy…

Should you ever travel to some of the wilder and more remote parts of central . Pallas cats are shy and very antisocial animals, impossible to domesticate. In fact Pallas cats can be found at altitudes of up to five kilometres above sea level.

Pallas's cat was initially placed in the genus Felis. In 1858, the Russian explorer and naturalist Nikolai Severtzov proposed the name Otocolobus for the species.

Pallas cat, aka manul, is a small wild cat having a broad but patchy distribution in the grasslands & mountain steppe of Central Asia.

Pallas cat

Pallas cat

Pallas Cat - Look into my eyes... by Ania Jones on 500px

Pallas Cat Photo by Ania Jones -- National Geographic Your Shot

Manul

Manul kitty (also called Palla's cat, Otocolobus manul, Manul, Status: Near Threatened) from Jihlava, the Czech Republic. The Palla.

F
A Pallas cat snarls as  photographer Roy McPeak takes its photo at the Highland Wildlife Centre, Kingussie, in the Highlands of Scotland.  The Pallas Cat is a wild cat, about the size of a domestic cat, found mainly in the central Asian steppe grassland regions of Mongolia, China and the Tibetan Plateau.

Environment

A Pallas cat snarls as photographer Roy McPeak takes its photo at the Highland Wildlife Centre, Kingussie, in the Highlands of Scotland. The Pallas Cat is a wild cat, about the size of a domestic cat,.

Pallas Cat Kitten - at Cincinnati Zoo

A beautiful pallas cat is pictured in the Night Hunters exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo in Ohio. What a cutie!

Pallas Cat Series by Colin Langford on 500px

Pallas Cat Series by Colin Langford on

pallas cat

Pallas's cat (Otocolobus manul), also called the manul, Pallas cat, Asian cat…

Pinterest
Search