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Malayan Tiger found only in the Malay Peninsula, was recognized in 2004 as the ninth sub-species. The Malayan Tiger having the third largest tiger population amonst the subspecies, after Bengal tiger and the Indochinese tiger. It's estimated to be 600 ~ 800 in the wild.
Distribution Sparse from the northern transboundary forests with Thailand to the most southern tip of continental Asia. The majority of the Malayan Tiger habitats are found mainly in the states of Pahang, Perak, Terengganu and Kelantan.