Ailurus fulgens / Red panda
- temperate mountain forests with lots of bamboo thickets
- mainly bamboo, but also small vertebrates, bird eggs, fruits
- Gestation/breeding period
- 135 days
- Mode of life
- Solitary or mother with offspring
~ 70 cm
3 - 6 kg
~ 15 years
How endangered are Red pandas?
by IUCN (Red List of Threatened Species)
- Not evaluated
- Data deficient
- Least concern
- Near threatened
- Critically endangered
- Extinct in the wild
Did you know?
The red panda is not related to the giant panda.
Red panda on the zoo tour
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