Scientific Name of Marbled Cat
Features and Facts of Marbled Cat
- Head and Body lengths (cm): 45-61
- Height at shoulder (cm): 28
- Tail lengths (cm): 35-55
- Weight (Kg): 2-6
Conservation of Marbled Cat
The life of Marbled Cat is in very dangerous situation due to the heavy hunting. It is rarely sighted in its densely forested habitat. The International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) classify it as Indeterminate and the species is approaching extinction. The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) prohibits the international trade of marbled cats. There are also various other efforts to protect the size of this endangered species.