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Geparde

Cheetah
Acinonyx jubatus / Cheetah

Gepard
Habitat
Open grasslands
Continent
Afrika
Food
Gazelles and other small antelopes
Gestation/breeding period
92 days
Mode of life
Solitary
Class
Mammals
Order
Raubtiere

Did you know that?

~ 85 cm
size

40 - 50 kg
weight

~ 20 years
age

How endangered are Cheetahs?

by IUCN (Red List of Threatened Species)

  • Not evaluated
  • Data deficient
  • Least concern
  • Near threatened
  • Gepard
    Vulnerable
    Vulnerable
  • Endangered
  • Critically endangered
  • Extinct in the wild
  • Extinct

By the way

The females are solitary. Males form associations with brothers of their litter, in which they live in twos or threes.

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