TIGERS & LIONS
Tigers (Panthera tigris) are mammals
of the Felidae family and one of four "big cats" in the Panthera
genus. They are apex predators and the largest feline species in
the world,comparable in size to the biggest fossil felids.
The Bengal Tiger is the most common subspecies of tiger,
constituting approximately 80% of the entire tiger population, and
is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Myanmar, Nepal, and India . An
endangered species, the majority of the world's tigers now live in
The lion (Panthera leo) is a mammal of the family Felidae and one of
four "big cats" in the genus Panthera. The lion is the second
largest feline species, after the tiger. The male lion, easily
recognized by his mane, weighs between 150–250 kg (330–500 lb).
Females range 120–150 kg (260–330 lb). In the wild, lions live
for around 10–14 years, while in captivity they can live over 20
years. Though they were once found throughout much of Africa, Asia
and Europe, lions presently exist in the wild only in Africa and
India. They enjoy hot climates, and hunt in groups...