The lion is one of the big cats in the Felidae family and a member of genus Panthera. It has been listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List since 1996, as populations in African range countries declined by about 43% since the early 1990s. Wikipedia
Scientific name: Panthera leo
Lifespan: 10 – 14 years (Adult, In the wild)
Speed: 80 km/h (Maximum, In Short Bursts)
Mass: Male: 190 kg (Adult), Female: 130 kg (Adult)
Height: Male: 1.2 m (Adult, At Shoulder), Female: 1.1 m (Adult, At Shoulder)
Did you know: A Lions' roar can be heard by humans more than 8 km away.