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King of the Jungle: Lions Discovered in Rainforests

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Calling the African lion (Panthera leo) the 'king of the jungle' is usually a misnomer, as the species is usually found in savannah or dry forests, but recent photos by the Germany-based Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union (NABU) document lions in

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pam w. (138)
Monday August 13, 2012, 6:58 pm
Lions are fairly adaptable. In Serengeti, you can often see females climbing trees to get a better view of the savannah. Let's wish them well....Ethiopia is a poor country.

Carol H. (229)
Monday August 13, 2012, 7:31 pm
noted, thanks Cal

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Tuesday August 14, 2012, 1:30 am

Tuesday August 14, 2012, 5:14 am

Past Member (0)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 5:20 am
Thank you, hope she will get by of her and her future cubs :)

Alexandra Rodda (180)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 7:10 am
Is she the only lion there or are there others? If there are others and this is not a chance occurrence, then lions are more adaptive than I would have given them credit for.

Sandi C. (230)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 8:49 am

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Tuesday August 14, 2012, 9:00 am
Fantastic news :-)

Dave C. (237)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 9:09 am

Darla Taylor (46)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 10:09 am

June M. (127)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 11:23 am
noted..thanks for sharing Cal

Daniel Partlow (189)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 1:11 pm
Noted. They are welcome in the jungles as on the savanah!

Christeen Anderson (656)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 2:33 pm
These lovely creatures will be happy there to.

Elaine Al Meqdad (271)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 2:50 pm
Noted! Hopefully they will not become extinct there either!

Vincenzo Correale (197)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 3:28 pm
Delighted myself also...

Gloria picchetti (305)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 3:29 pm
Good news. If I were a lion I would pretty much go where I want to go!

Nelson Baker (0)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 3:49 pm
Thank you for the article.

Mary Donnelly (47)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 3:50 pm
Noted. Thanks Cal.

Dianne D. (477)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 5:58 pm
These creatures are being forced into territories not natural for them because of man. We have to control the human population and give back to the animals what is there's.

Rin S. (10)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 11:56 pm
Wow, I had no idea that lions could live in the jungle. Thanks for the article.

Ruth C. (264)
Wednesday August 15, 2012, 11:45 am
God protect and bless them.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday August 15, 2012, 11:53 am
Exciting news!

Kathleen R. (138)
Wednesday August 15, 2012, 12:59 pm
read & noted

Cristina Calloni (0)
Thursday August 16, 2012, 3:43 pm
The are good survived!

Barbara V. (51)
Sunday August 19, 2012, 6:39 pm
I hope they leave them the hell alone. The profiteers want war on wildlife, and I'm sick of hearing about the horror they they cause. Especially since they get by with their plundering.

Jav R. (0)
Wednesday December 11, 2013, 7:07 am
Gracias por publicar.
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