Adorable baby Barbary lion (Panthera leo leo, Lev berbersky) Mark or Éta is playing with a tail of his/her incredible patient and gentle father Šimon
ZOO Olomouc, Czech republic
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____________INFO ABOUT THE ANIMAL:Name:
Barbary Lion (Panthera leo leo)Location:
FORMERLY North Africa from Morocco to Egypt, now only ZOOsSize:
280 cm long body + 90 cm tail (male) weight:
295 kg (male)Diet:
Exctinct in the wildInteresting facts:
Barbery lion is exctinc species, or at least exctinct in the wild |
the only Barbary lions live in ZOOs – they are descendats of the Barbaby lions from Marocan menagerie. Unfortunately, they are all crossed with other lion subspecies, so there are no pure blooded Barbary lions.
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