Where do African lions live?
Lions can be found in savannas, grasslands, dense bush, and woodlands of Africa.
More Lion Facts
Scientific name: Panthero Leo
Weight: 330 to 500+ lb.
Size: 48 in. at the shoulder
Life span: 10 to 14 years in the wild; up to 20 years in captivity
Habitat: Grassy plains and open woodlands
Gestation: About 105 days
- Protect the African Lion from Hunters (thegreenpetition.wordpress.com)
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