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lion

the largest wild carnivore, yellow, tawny or gray in color; males have a distinctive mane. Called also Panthera leo.

lion jaw
see craniomandibular osteopathy.
mountain lion
a lion-colored, maneless lion. Called also Panthera concolor (syn. Felis concolor), cougar, puma.
lion-tailed macaque
Macaca silenus. See also macaque.
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Advocates hope protection for the lions under the Endangered Species Act will help raise global awareness of the plight of the African lion and increase its numbers.
The young African lions - two brothers and a sister - were born at Linton Zoo, in Cambridge, but needed to a place of their own to develop.
Disaster then struck - modern DNA testing clearly showed the presence of African lion genetic material in the genes of these supposedly pure-bred animals.
Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) proposed listing African lions as threatened under the U.
The US and Morocco stand side by side, underlining that the US has been participating in African Lion military exercise for a decade now, and that these exercises are being expanding to include other partners from Africa, Europe, and Canada.
The helicopter was participating in the annual African Lion exercise between Morocco's Royal Armed Forces and the U.
Mall of the Emirates will come alive with the sounds and sights of an African lion troupe, dancers and percussionists from South America and China, as well as light walkers and giant puppets.
Dubai Stronger and mobile, the young rescued African lion cubs are walking around, curious to look behind every door and corner.
SIMI VALLEY - In rain-sodden terrain, state wildlife officials continued to search on Friday for a large exotic cat - possibly an African lion - seen roaming near the Reagan Presidential Library.
Visitors to Cambridge can also enjoy factory outlet shopping, a butterfly conservatory, the world-renowned African Lion Safari and the Whistle Bear Golf Club -- the new home of the Canadian PGA Championship in July.
RABAT (CyHAN)- International military regiments from Morocco, the United States, Germany, the United Kingdom, Tunisia, Mauritania and Senegal began Monday the first phase of Exercises for African Lion 2015, in the southern town of Agadir in Morocco, according to a press release from the U.
So officials will be dismayed to hear that the African lion is under threat.