A male cougar (Puma concolor), photographed July 15th, 2008 at the Philadelphia zoo.
Cougars (Puma concolor), while currently ranging from Canada to the Andes Mountains in South America, still inhabit only part of their former range. Before European colonization, the big cats ranged from coast-to-coast in the U.S., the eastern populations being wiped out with the exception of a…
The battered skull of a cougar (Puma concolor), photographed at the Utah Museum of Natural History.
A stuffed cougar (Puma concolor), photographed in natural history collection at the New Jersey State Museum.