What is the scientific name for a tiger?


Panthera Tigris is the scientific name for tigers. At one time there was 8 types of tigers. Today, only 5 types are still living. The Siberian tiger is the largest of the tigers.
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The scientific name of the Tiger is Panthera tigris.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Carnivora Family: Felidae Genus: Panthera Species: Panthera tigris
The binominal name is comprised of two parts, a generic name first, followed by a specific name. The resulting name refers to a single species. A subspecies is designated by a third name after the species name.
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