This species of cat is an endangered one with features such as a brownish body, black spots at various points in its body, marks around its ears and hairs around its tail.
The diet of this cat includes small mammals, insects, fish, reptiles, and birds. They hide in tree cavities during the day and come out to hunt at dusk. The tails are average in length.
The adult males also have heights which are usually average. The Iriomote cat is a very rare animal found only on the Japanese island of Iriomote.