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Lion

Panthera leo

Description:

The lion (Panthera leo) is one of the four big cats in the genus Panthera, and a member of the family Felidae. With some males exceeding 250 kg (550 lb) in weight, it is the second-largest living cat after the tiger.

Habitat:

forests in africa and asia(sunderbans in india).

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2 Comments

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 10 years ago

Re. Habitat: Are lions really found in the wild in the Sunderbans? I thought that in India they were only found in the wild in the Gir forest (Panthea leo persica).

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 10 years ago

Good picture if the light was adjusted.

pri.3012
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pri.3012

Bengaluru (ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು), Karnataka, India

Spotted on Jun 12, 2011
Submitted on Aug 17, 2011

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