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African Lion

Lifespan

10 - 14 years

Weight

250 - 600 pounds

Scientific Name

Panthera Leo

IUCN Listing

Vulnerable

Where am I from?

Africa and Asia

Fun Fact

African male lions are the second largest living big cat after the tiger

Lions live in a large family group, called a pride.

Male lions are distinguished by their large hairy manes around their heads, whereas the females have no furry mane.

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