Panthera onca arizonensis Goldman, 1932



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Felis onca arizonensis Goldman, 1932; Panthera onca arizonensis (Goldman, 1938) (wrong year)


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)

Last record: c.1905 (Day, 1981)



USA (south-western)


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Goldman, E. A. (1932). The jaguars of North America. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 45: 143-146.


Other references:

Day, David. (1981). The Doomsday Book of Animals: A Natural History of Vanished Species. New York, N.Y.: The Viking Press.

Hall, E. R., and K. R. Kelson. 1959. The mammals of North America. Ronald Press Co., New York, 1:1-546; 2:547-1083 + 79. [relevant citation?]

Larson, S. E. (1997). Taxonomic Re-Evaluation of the Jaguar. Zoo Biology 16: 107-120.

Nelson, E. W. and Goldman, E. A. (1933). Revision of the jaguars. Journal of Mammalogy, 14(3): 221-240. [relevant citation?]

Pocock, R. I. (1939). The races of jaguar (Panthera onca). Novitates Zoologicae 41: 406-422.


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