Red Panda

The Red Panda is a small mammal with a rusty-red coloured body and a striped tail. Cream and red facial markings give it a striking masked look.
Region: Asia
Scientific name: Ailurus fulgens

Scientific Classification

Species class: Mammalia
Genus: Ailurus
Order:  Carnivora
Phylum:  Chordata
Species: Fulgens

Conservation Status

Vulnerable
Population Trend Decreasing
Year Assessed 2008
Source IUCN

See this animal at

Taronga Zoo