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The Asiatic Lion Once Lived In Armenia

The Asiatic Lion Once Lived In Armenia

The Asiatic Lions/Persian Lion (Panthera leo persica) once ranged from the Mediterranean to India, covering most of West Asia. This majestic lion once lived in Armenia in ancient times, before becoming an extinct species in the region. The lion can be found in Gir Forest National Park of northwestern India. Now only 523 exist in …