Cape Lion ©www.princealbert.org.za
Cape Lion ©www.princealbert.org.za

Order Carnivora

Family Felidae

Scientific Name

Panthera leo melanochaitus

Thumbnail Description

Dark-maned lions in captivity today have been bred and cross-bred from lions captured in Africa long ago

Size and Weight

Adults:

TOTAL-LENGTH: 10 feet (3.0 m)

WEIGHT: 500 pounds (230 kg)

Habitat

Unknown

Distribution

Cape (Africa)

Diet

Ungulates, antelopes, donkey, giraffes, buffaloes

Reproduction

Unknown

Population

Died out

Lifespan

Unknown

Baby Name

Cubs

Speed

Unknown

Predators

No natural predator

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Unknown

Group Name

Clade

Conservation Status

Extinct

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