Threatened species of Felis bieti

Other Names:
Threatened species of Chinese desert cat
Threatened species of Chinese mountain cat

The chinese desert cat is affected by rodent poisoning programmes.


The Chinese desert cat may be found in the deserts, steppes, scrub and mountains of Mongolia and China.


This is a rare species that is suspected to be endangered or vulnerable, but for which there is too little information to be certain.

The IUCN considers Felis bieti as a "Data Deficient" species.

Broader Problems:
Threatened species of Felis
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on Land
Date of last update
21.06.2018 – 19:49 CEST