Threatened species of Catopuma temmincki

Other Names:
Threatened species of Asiatic golden cat

There is little specific information available. The Asian golden cat is widely reported as uncommon and threatened by deforestation. It is hunted for its pelt and bones. Livestock predation, often leads to persecution.


The IUCN considers Catopuma temmincki as "Lower Risk" sub-category "near threatened". CITES lists the species as "Appendix 1".

Broader Problems:
Threatened species of Catopuma
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
24.09.2020 – 00:52 CEST