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It has five retractable claws on its forepaws (one a dewclaw) and four on its hind paws.
The larger front feet and claws are adaptations to clutching prey.
Intensive hunting following European colonization of the Americas and the ongoing human development of cougar habitat has caused populations to drop in most parts of its historical range.
The cougar is on average larger than all felid species apart from the lion, tiger, and jaguar.
Despite its size, it is not typically classified among the "big cats" because it cannot roar, lacking the specialized larynx and hyoid apparatus of Panthera.
Cougars sometimes voice low-pitched hisses, growls, and purrs, as well as chirps and whistles, many of which are comparable to those of domestic cats.
They are well known for their screams, as referenced in some of their common names, although these screams are often misinterpreted to be the calls of other animals or humans.
concolor has dozens of names and various references in the mythology of the indigenous Americans and in contemporary culture.