Siberian tiger "Panthera tigris altaica"
Siberian tiger is the largest representative of the cat family, surpassing in size even the lion. This giant weighs an average of 200 kg, in some cases reaching 250 kg. body Length is 2.7-3.8 m, with height at withers from 99 to 106 cm
Despite its size, the tiger moves silently. This is facilitated by the presence on the paws and fur soft wide cushions, which are not allowed to sink in deep snowdrifts of the Ussuri taiga in winter and in summer provide a silent movement on the grass. The presence of thick, fluffy wool due to harsh climate in which he lives a predator.