Scientific name : Panthera leo persica

     Description : Asiatic lion is subspecies that exist as a single population in Gir forest of Gujarath, India.  It is an endangered species.  They are also depicted on the national emblem of India. They are carnivorous; feeds on larger animals such as Sambar deer, Spotted deer, Nilgai, Cattle, etc.  Asiatic lion spend most of their day time sleeping or resting, they hunt in the night.