Male Lion - Maasai Mara, Kenya

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    4 September 2009
    Male Lion - Maasai Mara, Kenya

    Lion / Leeuw (Panthera leo), subspecies East African Lion / Oost-Afrikaanse Leeuw (Panthera leo nubica)
    Gender: Male

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    Phylum: Chordata; Vertebrates / Gewervelden
    Class: Mammalia; Mammals / Zoogdieren
    Order: Carnivora; Carnivores / Carnivoren
    Suborder: ; Cat-like carnivores / Katachtigen
    Family: Felidae; Cats / Katten
    Subfamily: Pantherinae; Big Cats / Grote Katten
    Genus: Panthera; Lions, Leopards, Tigers / Leeuwen, Luipaarden, Tijgers
    Species: Panthera leo; Lion / Leeuw
    Subspecies: Panthera leo nubica; East African Lion / Oost-Afrikaanse Leeuw

    See blog story: wildlifespotting.blogspot.com/2010/08/day-4-male-lions-in...

    1. Skopelos ♫♪ 57 months ago | reply

      Great shot !
      .......
      I saw this pic in Animal Photography.

    2. RS-Camaleon [deleted] 57 months ago | reply

      Vista por:

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      Wild Life Shots!!

    3. zooadmin 57 months ago | reply

      Nice sharp shot, well taken.

    4. Cristina 63 56 months ago | reply



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    7. Karmen Smolnikar 56 months ago | reply

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    8. nolehace 56 months ago | reply



      This great photo was seen in Defender's Nature Macro and Close Up Group
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