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kiana Davis African lion period 1

  1. 1. Da King By: Kiana Davis Buchmann 1 st Period
  2. 2. Habitat <ul><li>Wild Lions currently exist in sub Saharan Africa and Asia with endangered reminant in Gir forest national park in India, having disappeared from north Africa and Southwest Asia in historic times. </li></ul><ul><li>Savanna and grassland </li></ul>
  3. 3. Statistics <ul><li>Name: African Lion (Panthera) </li></ul><ul><li>Size: 250 kg (550lb) </li></ul><ul><li>Color: Tan or Plain </li></ul><ul><li>Latin name: Leo </li></ul><ul><li>Life Spand: 10 to 14 years in wild, while in captivity they can live longer than 20 years. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Female and Male African Lion
  5. 5. Scientific Classification <ul><li>Kingdom: Animalia </li></ul><ul><li>Phylum: Chordata </li></ul><ul><li>Class: Mammalia </li></ul><ul><li>Order: Carnivora </li></ul><ul><li>Family: Felidae </li></ul><ul><li>Genus: Panthera </li></ul><ul><li>Species: P. leo </li></ul>
  6. 6. Closest Relatives <ul><li>Tiger </li></ul><ul><li>Jaguar </li></ul><ul><li>Leopard </li></ul>
  7. 7. Human Interactions <ul><li>They don’t typically hunt humans </li></ul><ul><li>Groups of females typically hunt together, preying mostly on large ungulates (hoofed animal) </li></ul><ul><li>Apex and keystone predators </li></ul>
  8. 8. Food Source
  9. 9. Photo Credit <ul><li>http://images.pictureshunt.com/pics/w/warthog-8934.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.onlineartdemos.co.uk/misc_images/on-easel/siberian-tiger-6.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.animalwebguide.com/Jaguar-1.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.candy95.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/african-lion-pictures_6.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.dauger.com/tanzania/serengeti/species_parade/images/giraffe.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.fortheloveofgeeks.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/06/snow-leopard1.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.african-safari-pictures.com/image-files/male-lion-picture.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/59/Female_African_Lion_(Panthera_leo)_(0347)_-_Relic38.jpg </li></ul>
  10. 10. Works Cited <ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/lion </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ungulate </li></ul>
  11. 11. The End

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