The jaguar is panthera genus,this species are the few in america of the panther genus (other animal is the black panther).
It is also the largest feline in the Americas and the third in the world, after the tiger and the lion. The jaguar are carnivorous animal.
The jaguar lives south of the United States continued through much of Central and South America to northern and northeastern Argentina.The pantheras onca live 12 to 15 years.
Panthera onca is qualified in the IUCN Red List as "near threatened species'