List of largest land carnivorans

This list contains terrestrial members of the order Carnivora with an average reported mass of 160 kilograms (350 lb) or more, all bears and pantherine cats.

RankCommon nameFamilyAverage
mass (kg)
Native range
by continent
1Polar bearUrsidae360North America, Eurasia
2Brown bearUrsidae318North America, Eurasia, formerly Africa
3TigerFelidae227Asia
4LionFelidae200AfricaAsia. formerly Europe
5American black bearUrsidae159North America
6Asiatic black bearUrsidae136Asia
7Spectacled bearUrsidae136South America
8Sloth bearUrsidae136Asia
9JaguarFelidae113North America, South America
10Giant pandaUrsidae113Asia