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a.1.Having no mane.
Maneless lion
(Zool.) a variety of the lion having a short, inconspicuous mane. It inhabits Arabia and adjacent countries.
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However, two maneless lions terrorized the campsites shortly after his arrival in March, killing 135 African and Indian laborers, by Patterson's account.
Are the maneless lions found in Tsavo a subspecies of African lion, and a missing link?
His field research has revolved around trying to understand what makes Tsavo lions, called maneless lions, so dangerous to people and how to mitigate the animal-human conflicts that still exist today in that region--one of the world's largest nature preserves.