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The lion is one of the five big cats in the genus ''Panthera'' and a member of the family Felidae. The commonly used term African lion collectively denotes the several subspecies found in Africa. With some males exceeding 250 kg in weight, it is the second-largest living cat after the tiger. Wild lions currently exist in sub-Saharan Africa and in Asia while other types of lions have disappeared from North Africa and Southwest Asia in historic times. Until the late Pleistocene, about 10,000 years.. more

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Uploaded Jan 2, 2015. Captured Dec 25, 2012 15:56 in D486, Zambia.
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark III
  • f/11.0
  • 1/250s
  • ISO1250
  • 800mm