Congo Lion ©Wikimedia Commons
Congo Lion ©Wikimedia Commons

Order Carnivora

Family Felidae

Scientific Name

Panthera leo azandica

Other Names

Northeast Congo lion, Uganda lion

Thumbnail Description

They are killed pre-emptively or in retaliation for preying on livestock, and are threatened by depletion of prey base, loss and conversion of habitat

Habitat

(Captivity) Kidepo Valley, Murchison Falls National Parks

Distribution

Northeastern D.R. Congo, western Uganda

Diet

Unknown

Reproduction

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Baby Name

Cubs

Habitat Range

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Unknown

Group Name

Pride

Behavior

Social

Conservation Status

Vulnerable