Spacing and activity patterns of leopards Panthera pardus in the Royal Bardia National Park, Nepal

  title={Spacing and activity patterns of leopards Panthera pardus in the Royal Bardia National Park, Nepal},
  author={Morten Odden and Per Wegge},
Abstract Space use and activity of radio-collared leopards Panthera pardus (two adult males and one adult female) were monitored during 3–25 months in a prey-rich part of the Royal Bardia National Park, Nepal. Annual home ranges of the two males were 47 and 48 km2 and had an overlap of only 7%, whereas the overlap between the female's home range (17 km2) and that of one of the males was 56%. The range sizes were larger than reported from other studies in southeast Asia, but much smaller than… 


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