Jiona’s pelt is golden, and his rosettes are brown outlined with black. His eyes are green. Inside his ears is a light pink color rimmed with soft brown. His snout is considerably longer than other leopards in the show.
Like his fellow leopards, Makucha and Fahari, Jiona is arrogant and unfriendly. He is willing to fight for his territory which seems likely to be his leader territory that he is defending possibly for better hunting with Makucha, but backs down in the face of a challenge.
Smun brings Jiona and Fahari as recruits for Makucha's Army. He scares off many animals at the Tree of Life with his partner. One of Kion's tiny twisters make Mama Binturong's porcupines land on him. After that Lion using his roar to create the biggest twisters to carry him away and send him far away and never attack the Tree of Life again for good.