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Amazing Facts about White Tigers By: katrina
Name of Animal: White Tiger. Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammal Order: Carnivora Family: Felidae Genus: Panthera Species: Bengal Tigers
The White Tiger is a big and strong creatures that can weigh up to 300 kg. There fur color is black and white. The White Tiger is covered with fur, there top speed is 96 kph. The White Tigers are carnivore so they eat all kinds of meat. The White Tigers main prey are deer, cattle and wild boar the colors of their eyes are brown, blue and black.
The white tiger are found in a variety of habitat including dense jungle and mangrove swamp. They are mostly found in some place on India. The white tigers are also found in some places in china. It mostly like to live in jungle that has swamps.
The White Tiger are solitary animals. They allow large predators to sneak up on prey more effectively. In the dense jungle, although the white tiger is not nocturnal, they do the majority of their hunting at night as this also helps them hunt better. White tigers have incredible hearing and sight which, along with their stealth helps them when hunting in the jungle and in the dark. White tigers habits is that they like to hunt in the night and catch there main prey. When the white tigers are done hunting or there tired they like to sleep on a rock near a swamp and sleep there.
In order for a white tiger to be produced, both of it’s parents must carry the gene male and female. White tigers are attracted to one another by their roars and scent marks. The female white tigers give birth up to 5 cubs which are blind weigh roughly 1 kg each, and have either white or orange fur. The white tiger cubs sucks on the milk from there mother and begins to eat meat that she caught for them. When they are around 2 months old and are weaned four months later. The white tiger cubs begin to accompany their mother hunting and eventually leave her.
The White Tiger ( also known as the white Bengal tiger) is a subspecies of tiger found through the Indian subcontinent. Although the range of the white tiger is historically very large, these animals are incredibly rare as their coloration is dependent on a defective, recessive gene that is passed on from their parents. Over the past couple of century the white tiger has become even rarer in the wild due to hunting or capture for the exotic pet trade.