Protection Status

Endangered »

Endangered Species Act

Under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), clouded leopards are listed as endangered, which means they in danger of extinction within the foreseeable future throughout all or a significant portion of their range.

Vulnerable »

IUCN Red List

IUCN Red List:  The clouded leopard is listed as vulnerable, meaning its probability of extinction during the next 20 years is at least 10%.

Appendix I »


The clouded leopard is listed in CITES Appendix I, which means it cannot be traded commercially.