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Agil Wala 2:2 Male (2019/20)

This male was first seen and photographed in February 2020, with his sister, the Agil Wala 2:2 Female, around Agil Wala of Medha Pāra. Their mother i...

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Alikatupalassa 2:2 Male 1 (2017/18)

Rumors were circulating about two leopard cubs around the Alikatupalassa campsite area, in early 2018. There was no photographic evidence until Novemb...

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Alikatupalassa 2:2 Male 2 (2017/18)

Rumors were circulating about two leopard cubs around the Alikatupalassa campsite area, in early 2018. There was no photographic evidence until Novemb...

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Andhun Oruwa 3:3 Male (2003/04)

The undisputed King of Yāla, aptly nicknamed “Hāmu” (meaning leader/chief in Singhalese) has been patrolling the plains of Yala for many moons. ...

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Andhun Oruwa 4:3 Male (2005/06)

Andhun Oruwa 4:3 male was first photographed in 2006 in the Andhun Oruwa Wewa area with his mother and sister. He was seen around Yāla junction, Diga...

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Buthawa Plain 4:5 Male (2013)

Buthawa Plain 4:5 male was a very confident male sighted around the areas of Kotigala, Gōnagala, Welmalkema, Siyambalagas Wala, Buthawa area, and Bu...

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Buthawa Plain 5:4 Male (2013)

Buthawa Plain 5:4 male is the brother of Buthawa Plain 4:5 male. However, both brothers are missing since mid-2015. They were seen around Buthawa Plai...

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Darshana Wewa 2:2 Male (2011)

Darshana Wewa 2:2 male was first photographed in 2011 as a cub, close to the famous Darshana Wewa area with his mother, the Warahana 2:3 female. Even ...

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Darshana Wewa 2:3 Male

This big male has only been photographed near a very famous landmark in Yāla block 1 called Mōdharagala, in 2014. Being located in the North section...

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Divul Kaele 3:3 Male (2019)

Divul Kaele 3:3 male was born in early 2019, around the Y - Junction with his sister, the Divul Kaele 2:2 female. When compared with his sister, he is...

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Ehelagas Wala 2:3 Male (2013)

The first record of the Ehalagas Wala 2:3 male was in November 2013, at Komā Wewa. This male has been photographed around Komā Wewa and Ehelagas Wal...

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Galalukada Wewa 3:2 Male (2017)

Galalukada Wewa 3:2 male was born in mid-2017 near the Galalukada Wewa area with his brother. This male started to explore new areas by early 2019.

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Galalukada Wewa 3:3 Male (2017)

Galalukada Wewa 3:2 male was born in mid-2017 near the Galalukada Wewa area with his brother, the Galalukada Wewa 3:2 male. In late 2019 and in early ...

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Galalukada Wewa 5:4 Male

Galalukada Wewa 5:4 male is one massive male leopard that was first seen in April 2017 (for identification). He has also been sighted around the areas...

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Ganga Pāra 2:2 Male (2009)

Ganga Para 2:2 male was first photographed in May 2010, at Rakina Wala. Then in 2011, he was seen around Hadun Oruwa Bund, Yāla Junction, Ganga Pāra...

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Gerimas Pokuna 1:2 Male (2015/16)

Gerimas Pokuna 1:2 male was born near Gerimas Pokuna in 2016. His sister is Gerimas Pokuna 2:2 female but currently, there is no photographic evidence...

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Ginikasayā Wala 2:3 Male

This male was a big male who was mostly seen around the Jamburagala area, Tanki Gala, and Jamburagala - Gōnagala Road. Ginikasayā Wala 2-3 male was ...

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Gōnagala 2:2 Male (2013)

He was known as “Superman” by our team due to the “S” shape seen on his forehead. This cub was extremely bold (as his namesake, Superman) and ...

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Gōnagala 2:3 Male (2004)

Gonagala 2-3 male was a very bold male leopard who was dominating the Gonagala area in his prime time. Thus, he was known as 'King of Gonagala'

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Heen Wewa 2:2 Male (2020)

Heen Wewa 2:2 male (2020) was first photographed for identification in mid-2020 around the Heen Wewa bungalow with his brother Henn Wewa 2:2 male.

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Heen Wewa 2:3 Male

Those scar marks which decorate his face indicate that he is a bruiser. Heen Wewa 2:3 male is one big male and was first photographed in March 2010, n...

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Heen Wewa 3:3 Male (2020)

Heen Wewa 3:3 male (2020) was first photographed for identification in mid-2020 around the Heen Wewa bungalow with his brother Heen Wewa 2:2 male. Th...

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Idhdha Gala 2:4 Male (2017/18)

Idhdha Gala 2:4 male was first photographed in August 2018, at the Gōnagala Wewa area and at Galalukada Wewa. He has not been seen, since mid-2019.

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Jamburagala 3:3 Male

Already in his prime when we first saw him in 2009, this impressive male stood out due to his missing left eye. This injury is what caused him to be n...

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Jamburagala 4:5 Male

He took over the territory of the previous dominant male of the same area, who was the Jamburagala 3:3 male, aka "Ivan" (Eye-One) after he left. He wa...

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Kaetegal Wala 2:3 Male (2014)

This male cub was first photographed in July 2014, in Jamburagala Road and Kaetegal Wala, showing great confidence in front of the safari jeeps. In No...

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Kaluwara Bōkkuwa 2:3 Male (2017/18)

Kaluwara Bōkkuwa 2:3 male was born in late 2017, with his sister. He grew to be well extroverted while his sister was a bit introverted. By mid-2019,...

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Katagamuwa 3:4 Male

Katagamuwa 3-4 male was first photographed in March 2018, in the Katagamuwa Buffer Zone. Though he was a confident male, there are no confirmed sighti...

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Kochchipathana 2:2 Male

Kochchipathana 2-2 male was first photographed in March 2017, close to the Kochchipathana Army Barrier at the end of the Katagamuwa Wildlife Sanctuary...

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Kohombagas Wala 3:3 Male

Kohombagas Wala 3:3 male was first photographed for identification in October 2006, at Kotigala. He was frequently seen with the big male leopard arou...

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Komā Wewa 3:2 Male (2018/19)

Komā Wewa 3:2 male was born in late 2018, around Komā Wewa. He was seen around Komā Wewa, Kotasiyabale, and Maila Wala of Medha Pāra. In November ...

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Korawak Wewa 3:3 Male

Korawak Wewa 3:3 Male has a very peculiar movement pattern. First photographed at Modhara Gala, Sathmaga, and Darshana Wewa. He has also been photogra...

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Kosgasmankada 2:3 Male

Due to the pressure from other big males around in his initial territory he had to move to the Southeast of the park. He was such a talented performer...

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Kotasiyabale 1:1 Male

This majestic, well-built male was first seen and photographed in late 2014, around the Kotasiyabale area. It seemed like he had authority over a larg...

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Kotigala 3:2 Male

Kotigala 3:2 male was a huge male leopard found around the areas of Kotigala, Jamburagala, Ūraniya, Weli Āra, and Mahaseelawa between the period of ...

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Lōlugas Wala 2:2 Male (2018)

Lōlugas Wala 2:2 male was first seen in November 2018, as a very young cub with his two siblings. Though his two siblings were seen recently, this ma...

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Lōlugas Wala 4:3 Male (2018)

Lōlugas Wala 4:3 male was first seen in November 2018 as a very young cub with his two siblings. By mid-2020, he started to explore new areas that we...

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Mahaseelawa 3:2 Male 1 (2017)

This Mahaseelawa 3:2 male 1 was first photographed in June 2017, around Mahaseelawa with his brother, the Mahaseelawa 3:2 male 2. Their mother was the...

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Mahaseelawa 3:2 Male 2 (2017)

Mahaseelawa 3:2 male 1 was first photographed in June 2017, around Mahaseelawa with his brother, the Mahaseelawa 3:2 male 1. Their mother was the Maha...

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Mahaseelawa 4:3 Male (2010)

Mahaseelawa 4:3 male was born in 2010, in Mahaseelawa with his sisters, the Mahaseelawa 2:2 female and the Mahaseelawa 2:3 female 1. By April 2011, th...

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Mating Gala 3:3 Male (2016/17)

Mating Gala 3:3 male was first photographed as a cub in March 2017, at the Gōnagala area with his brother, the Mating Gala 6:5 male. He moved towards...

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Mating Gala 6:5 Male (2016/17)

Mating Gala 6:5 male was first photographed as a cub in March 2017, at the Gōnagala - Jamburagala Road around Mating Gala, with his brother, the Mati...

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Medha Pāra 2:3 Male

With all these impressive achievements, there is not a shadow of a doubt that the Medha Paara 2:3 male is the one true “King of the North”. Truly ...

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Meynert Wewa 4:3 Male (2011)

Meynert Wewa 4:3 male was born in early 2011, around Ruk Vila with his two siblings. The trio of siblings was quite famous in Ruk Vila. His brother is...

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Meynert Wewa 5:4 Male (2011)

Meynert Wewa 5:4 male was born in early 2011, around Ruk Vila. The trio of siblings was quite famous in Ruk Vila. His brother is the Meynert Wewa 4:3 ...

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Mōdharagala 3:3 Male

This male was first seen and photographed in February 2011, on the Mōdharagala mating with the Mōdharagala 1:1 female. Surprisingly, that has been t...

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Mōdharagala 3:4 Male (2017)

Mōdharagala 3:4 male was born in late 2017, around the Mōdharagala area with his siblings. By March 2019, he separated from his mother and moved tow...

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New Road 2:2 Male (2017)

New Road 2:2 male was born in late 2017 and was first photographed on 10th January 2018. He was seen in his mother’s territory of New Road, Gerimas ...

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Padi Kema 3:3 Male (2018/19)

Padi Kema 3:3 male was born in late 2018 around the Ruk Vila area. In January 2020, there was this amazing sighting of this young male making a perfec...

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Pahalahaenthota 3:3 Male

This dominant male leopard rules over a big territory that stretches from the Katagamuwa Wildlife Sanctuary into the Northern Sector of block 1 and up...

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Pan Wala 2:2 Male (2017)

Pan Wala 2:2 male was born somewhere around the months of May/June 2017 along with his brother Pan Wala 3:3 male, near Kotābendi Wewa. Their mother i...

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Pan Wala 3:3 Male (2017)

Pan Wala 3:3 male was born in mid-2017, with his brother, the Pan Wala 2:2 male, around Kotābendi Wewa. Unfortunately, in August 2019, he was found d...

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Patanangala 3:2 Male (2010)

Patanangala 3:2 male was born in July 2010, around Patanangala (Padikema) with his two siblings, the Patanangala 3:2 female, and the Patanangala 3:3 m...