Siberian tigers, also known as Amur tigers, were almost made extinct by hunting and remain endangered due to poaching and habitat destruction. Black markets fuel the problem, since...
The Siberian tiger (Panthera tigris altaica), also known as the Amur tiger, is a
tiger subspecies inhabiting mainly the Sikhote Alin mountain region with a small
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Almost all wild Siberian tigers live the Southeast corner of Russia in the Sikhote-
Alin mountain range east of the Amur River. Their former range included ...
populations fell precariously close to extinction in the 1940s, when there were as few as 40 tigers
left in the wild. Since that time, the tiger
population has rebounded modestly and although the subspecies remains critically endangered, its numbers are ... More »
Amur tigers were once found throughout the Russian Far East, northern China
and the Korean peninsula. By the 1940s, hunting had driven the Amur tiger to the
Similar to people's unique fingerprints, no two tigers have the same striped
pattern. Learn more Siberian tiger facts at Animal Fact Guide.
The Siberian tiger (also known as the Amur and the Ussuri tiger) is a large
subspecies of tiger, found throughout western and central Asia. The Siberian
tiger is ...
The siberian tiger is the largest of all tigers. As its name implies, it inhabits the
region of siberia in Russia.
May 6, 2015 ... The Siberian tiger is one of the most powerful predators on Earth, and yet it
nearly went extinct — through a massive effort in Russia and from ...