A tiger with hair

The tiger  is the largest cat species, reaching a total body length of up to 3.38 m (11.1 ft) over curves and exceptionally weighing up to 388.7 kg (857 lb) in the wild. Its most recognisable feature is a pattern of dark vertical stripes on reddish-orange fur with a lighter underside. The species is classified in the genus Panthera with thelion, leopard, jaguar and snow leopard. Tigers areapex predators, primarily preying on ungulates such as deer and bovids. They are territorial and generallysolitary but social animals, often requiring large contiguous areas of habitat that support their prey