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Hall of Mammals

Photographs of the new Kenneth E. Behring Family Hall of Mammals

Leopard with Impala

Leopard with Impala (Panthera pardus and Aepyceros melampus)

This African leopard can carry an animal its own weight up a tree. By storing its kills in this way, the leopard protects uneaten food from hyenas and lions.

©Smithsonian Institution, 2003



Hunter in decoy mask

Orientation wall

Morgie Leopard with Impala

South American Anteaters

Red Kangaroos

Mother and baby White-tailed Deer

Polar Bear

Overview of exhibit