National Geographic : 1943 Feb
© National Geographic Society Painting by Walter A.Weber Dread Foe of the Peacock, the Clouded Leopard Wears a Garment Almost as Spectacular asHis Quarry's Felis nebulosa of science is sometimes known as Tortoiseshell Tiger. He is about six feet long. Not related tothe common leopard, heresembles the extinct saber-toothed tiger. Observe his fangs! Despite them, he can be tamed. He lives in northern India, Tibet,and Burma. Zoos rarely see him.