Panthera leo


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Related to Panthera leo: lion, Panthera leo atrox
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Noun1.Panthera leo - large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the malePanthera leo - large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male
lion cub - a young lion
mane - long coarse hair growing from the crest of the animal's neck
big cat, cat - any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild
genus Panthera, Panthera - lions; leopards; snow leopards; jaguars; tigers; cheetahs; saber-toothed tigers
lioness - a female lion
lionet - a small or young lion
pride - a group of lions
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The dominant species, Panthera leo, has declined by 80 per cent since the 1950s, and by half since 1980, to around 34,000.
The study revealed that the single species of lion that persists today, Panthera leo, first appeared in Eastern-Southern Africa, supporting the conclusions of earlier research.
Husqvarna Panthera Leo demonstrates our innovation capacity and ambition to develop high performing products with less environmental impact, says Magnus Yngen, President and CEO of Husqvarna.