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Panthera leo

Panthera leo
Photo Information
Copyright: Suha Derbent (catman) Silver Note Writer [C: 1 W: 0 N: 23] (269)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2001
Categories: Mammals
Camera: Nikon F5, Nikkor 600mm f:4.0 D, Fuji Velvia 50
Exposure: f/4
Details: Tripod: Yes
Photo Version: Original Version
Travelogue: South Africa
Date Submitted: 2005-02-13 17:12
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Favorites: 1 [view]
Points: 3
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African Lion (Panthera leo)
In danger of extinction (VU) IUCN
Class Mammal
Order Carnivore
Male 180-190 kgs
Female 120-130 kgs
Habitat All of Africa except the north and north west
Life span 15-18 years
Prey Several kinds of deer and antelopes, zebras,
buffalos and other smaller animals

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That's an interesting sight you don't see every day. Maybe a different angle would have complimented the pose better. Still, great shot.

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  • willie Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1023 W: 61 N: 648] (2083)
  • [2005-02-14 11:39]

Just like all of us, to live you must eat. Good capture. Well done

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