Sumatran tiger.

The Sumatran Tiger (Panthera tigris sumatrae) is a rare, critically endangered, tiger subspecies that inhabits the Indonesian island of Sumatra. (All 9 subspecies of tigers attached)

Javan Tiger  Javan tiger was a small subspecies of tiger endemic to Java in Indonesia. The Javan tiger was small compared to most of the tiger species. Excessive hunting and loss of habitat led to the extinction of the Javan tiger in the 1980s. Increase in human settlements on these islands led to habitat destruction for the Javan tiger as well as the Bali tiger. This reduction in habitat eventually resulted in competition with leopards and wild dogs for the available prey species. Excessive…

Of the eight original subspecies of tigers, three have become extinct in the last 60 years, an average of one every 20 years: Bali tiger -- extinct in the Caspian tiger -- extinct in the Javan tiger -- extinct in the

The beautiful and regal tiger (Panthera tigris) has nine current subspecies, three of which are extinct. Here are the six species that remain — all of which are endangered or critically endangered, according to the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List. This photo of two Sumatran tiger cubs taking a rest was taken on Oct. 5, 2010.  (Eric Gevaert | Dreamstime)

Gallery: Tiger Species of the World

The beautiful and regal tiger (Panthera tigris) has nine current subspecies, three of which are extinct. Here are the six species that remain — all of which are critically endangered, according to the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IU

Royal Bengal Tiger at the Pilikula Nisarga Dhama, Mangalore.

Indian (or Bengal) tiger (Panthera tigris tigris)Credit: stock.xchngThe most numerous of the tiger species, the Bengal tiger is found in India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan. India is home to the largest population, estimated to between and ind

Sumatran Tiger

Sumatran Tiger - Wild tiger numbers are at an all-time low. We have lost of wild tigers in just over a century. Tigers may be one of the most revered animals, but they are also vulnerable to extinction. As few as exist in the wild today. ADOPT a TIGER -

Found in central and eastern China, the critically endangered South China tiger (Panthera tigris amoyensis) is nearing extinction. There are currently 47 South China tigers living in 18 zoos in China, according to the World Wildlife Fund. Exact numbers of wild South China tigers, if there are any left, are unknown. This photo of a South China tiger was taken on April 5, 2011.

Gallery: Tiger Species of the World

The beautiful and regal tiger (Panthera tigris) has nine current subspecies, three of which are extinct. Here are the six species that remain — all of which are critically endangered, according to the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IU

Sumatran tigers are the smallest surviving tiger species and are protected by law in Indonesia. But despite increased efforts in tiger conservation, they remain critically endangered.

6 Bengal tiger poachers killed in Bangladesh

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Tigers are Mighty But Vulnerable

Save the tigers! Only tigers left in India :( If you know of any animal skin/specimen collectors, please report them.

Sumatran Tiger | Sumatran Tigers are smaller than the other 5 Tiger species.

Bali Tiger, thanks for hunting me to extinction you idiot humans!

97% of the tiger population has disappeared in the last century. Only 3,200 of these majestic creatures remain in the wild. All tiger species are now considered endangered, due in large part to the market for their pelts, meat and body parts. Originally there were nine subspecies of tigers, but over the last 80 years three have become completely extinct. The remaining six species are all considered endangered or critically endangered. Photograph: Vulcan Inc.

10 animals threatened by poaching and the illegal wildlife trade - in pictures

97% of the tiger population has disappeared in the last century. Only 3,200 of these majestic creatures remain in the wild. All tiger species are now considered endangered, due in large part to the market for their pelts, meat and body parts. Originally there were nine subspecies of tigers, but over the last 80 years three have become completely extinct. The remaining six species are all considered endangered or critically endangered. Photograph: Vulcan Inc.

Although it's not global tiger day, I wanted to post some probable #facts. As animal lovers, we can make a difference. Find an organization that's right for you. One that donates most of its monies directly TO #ANIMAL #CONSERVATION #ENDANGERED #SPECIES. #NWF & #WWF have #adopt a species. It really is matter of #LIFE or #DEATH for more species each year. Just small amounts or volunteer to speak on behalf of #wildlife, makes a difference! #ThankYou

Although it's not global tiger day, I wanted to post some probable #facts. As animal lovers, we can make a difference. Find an organization that's right for you. One that donates most of its monies directly TO #ANIMAL #CONSERVATION #ENDANGERED #SPECIES. #NWF & #WWF have #adopt a species. It really is matter of #LIFE or #DEATH for more species each year. Just small amounts or volunteer to speak on behalf of #wildlife, makes a difference! #ThankYou

The Indochinese tiger (Panthera tigris corbetti - also known as the Corbett"s tiger) is found in areas of Cambodia, Laos, Burma and Thailand. Their hides are a darker shade of orange than other subspecies of tigers, and their stripes act as camouflage to help the tigers hide from their prey. (Anankkml - Dreamstime)

Gallery: Tiger Species of the World

The Indochinese tiger (Panthera tigris corbetti - also known as the Corbett"s tiger)

The Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris), also known as the Royal Bengal tiger, is primarily found in India and Bangladesh but also lives in Nepal, Bhutan and Burma. The most common subspecies of tiger, the Bengal tiger is also the second largest of all living tiger subspecies. Their orange coat can have brown or black stripes, with each cat having its own unique striping patterns — similar to how no two humans have the same fingerprints.

Gallery: Tiger Species of the World

The Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris), also known as the Royal Bengal tiger…

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