Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus)
Altitude range: 1700 –2100 m
Main habitats: Open to lightly wooded short grasslands on relatively flat ground.
Percentage of Lolldaiga used: 60 – 80%
Group size: 1 – 3
Abundance as of May 2015: No fewer than 11 cheetah use Lolldaiga but, with their large home ranges (>500 km²), no individuals are resident.
Other information: Globally ‘Vulnerable’ species.
Distribution maps prepared by the Lolldaiga Hills Research Programme & the Kenya Rangelands Wild Dog and Cheetah Project; Yvonne de Jong, Tom Butynski, Julius Mathiu, Mike Roberts, Paul Benson, and Johnson Parkenga.