The ‘Iberian lynx' coin is only legal tender in Portugal and has the following features:
• On the obverse:
- A lynx resting on a rocky massif, which is its main habitat;
- On the right, the Portuguese coat of arms and the face value;
- Around the upper edge, the words ‘Portugal 2016’.
• On the reverse:
- Across the entire surface, a close shot of a lynx’s head;
- At the top, the words ‘Lince Ibérico’.
The issue limit was set at 75,000 coins with normal finish.