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This page highlights the differences between Tsuruhime and Katherine Hillard.

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Tsuruhime Katherine Hillard
Tsuruhime is a White Ranger. Katherine is a Pink Ranger.
Tsuruhime appeared throughout the entire season. Katherine debuted in A Ranger Catastrophe.
Tsuruhime was not a replacement ranger. Katherine replaced Kimberly Ann Hart as the Pink Ranger.
Tsuruhime is the only female of the team. Katherine is one of the three females of the team.
Tsuruhime was the leader of the Kakurangers. Katherine was not the leader of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (team).
Tsuruhime is descended from ancient ninja, but has no ties with Youkai Army Corps or its army which never possessed a spell to transform into cat. Katherine came from Australia as a new student, started out as evil on Rita Repulsa's team to make a spell by transforming into cat.
Tsuruhime piloted both the Giant Beast General White Kark, Beast General Fighter Battle Kark & Super Stealth Beast God Kark. Katherine piloted the Pink Crane Ninjazord and White Shogunzord, but not White Battle Borg.
Tsuruhime did not gain any new powers after Kakuranger. Katherine later became Zeo Ranger I and the original Pink Turbo Ranger.
Tsuruhime returned in Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger as part of tribute episode, but did not appear in Shuriken Sentai Ninninger. Katherine did not return for Power Rangers Super Megaforce as part of a cameo for the final episode expect in costume. But she returned in Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel.
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