A black panther is typically a melanistic color variant of any of several species of larger cat. In Latin America, wild ‘black panthers’ may be black jaguars; in Asia and Africa, black leopards ; in.

Puma jaguar

magicalnaturetour: “ Bostjan Pulko Photographer ~ R. Linius ~ Linus, the black jaguar of Tierpark Hellabrunn Munich, died one year ago at the very high age of 18 ½ years :) ”