Panther may refer to:

Large cats

  • Panther (legendary creature), a creature resembling a large black cat
  • Panther
    • Cougar or mountain lion (Puma concolor), found in North and South America
      • Florida panther, a subspecies of cougar (Puma concolor coryi or Puma concolor couguar) found in southern Florida
    • Jaguar (Panthera onca), found in South and Central America
    • Leopard (Panthera pardus), found in Africa and Asia
  • Black panther, a black variant of jaguars or leopards
  • Pantherinae, the felid subfamily that contains the genera Panthera and Neofelis
    • Panthera, the felid genus that contains tigers, lions, jaguars and leopards
  • White panther, a white or very pale variant of cougars, jaguars or leopards

Art, media, and entertainment




Other media

Brands and enterprises


Political groups

Science and technology

For vehicles, see .
  • PANTHER (Protein ANalysis THrough Evolutionary Relationships), a biological database of gene/protein families
  • DR DOS "Panther", the code-name of Novell's Novell DOS 7
  • Mac OS X Panther, an operating system


Professional and amateur sports

Ice hockey


Other sports

  • Carolina Panthers, an American professional football team based in Charlotte, North Carolina, that competes in the NFL
  • Düsseldorf Panther, an American football club from Düsseldorf, Germany
  • Michigan Panthers, a former professional American football team based in Detroit, Michigan, that competed in the now-defunct United States Football League
  • South Adelaide Football Club (Panthers), an Australian Rules football team in the SANFL
  • The Panthers, nickname for Panionios, a sports club in Athens

College and university sports

High school sports



Land transportation


  • Iveco LMV, a small armoured vehicle supplied to the British Army branded as the BAE Panther
  • Panther tank, used by Germany in World War II
  • RG-33, Medium Mine Protected Vehicle, supplied to the US Army as the BAE Panther


Other uses

See also