African Lion

While some male lions live alone most live in prides, consisting of one or more family units which have one or two males as well as females and cubs.
Region: Africa
Scientific name: Panthera leo

Scientific Classification

Species class: Mammalia
Genus: Panthera
Order:  Carnivora
Phylum:  Chordata
Species: Leo

Conservation Status

Population Trend Decreasing
Year Assessed 2008