It comes in several colors and patterns, including brown tabby, seal mink tabby, black silver tabby, and seal silver lynx point. The coat can be spotted randomly or in horizontal patterns, or it can be marbled, with horizontal stripes arranged randomly on a lighter background.
THIS IS NOT A CAT. This is felt sculpture by Japanese artist ***yayayay*** who REALLY knows her cats. Several more wonderments in English appreciation at the click. Her own blog (try using Chrome to translate the kanji) is at http://blogs.yahoo.co.jp/yayaya806waterway/folder/444422.html
A black panther is typically a melanistic color variant of any of several species of larger cat. In the Americas, wild 'black panthers' may be black jaguars (Panthera onca), while in Asia and Africa, black leopards (Panthera pardus)