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Bornean Leopard Cat

Prionailurus javanensis borneoensis

Description:

Oramg yellowish fur with small black blotches. 2 black lines runa down the forehead to the nose. White lines between the eyes and nose bridge. From the inner eyes, 2 black lines runs down the muzzle and whiskers.

Habitat:

Lowland secondary forest with farmland and village.

Notes:

Spotted a few days before and observed. The mummy cat did not return. Upon seeking advise from the authorities,Sarawak Forestry Corporation, Wildlife Department, these 2 kittens (male and female) were sent to Matang Wildlife Center to be looked after and released in the wild when they can take care of themselves.

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3 Comments

MichaelS
MichaelS a month ago

Incredible spotting, thank you for sharing, bob5!

SukanyaDatta
SukanyaDatta a month ago

What a lovely spotting; great story too (and shots!)

Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic a month ago

I love that face! Gorgeous shots and well done with Conservation authorities.

bob5
Spotted by
bob5

Lundu, Sarawak, Malaysia

Spotted on Aug 30, 2021
Submitted on Aug 31, 2021

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