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Lions rely on powerful vocal chords, long and pointy claws, rough tongues and flappy skin around their abdomens to survive in their native habitats. Like most animals, lions use their vocal chords to communicate with eac... More »

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Some of the mountain lion's adaptations include keen vision and sensitive hearing. It also has powerful jaws, enabling it to strangle or crush the neck of its prey with a single bite. More »

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Thanks to their facial horns, bulk and thick skin, adult rhinoceroses have very few predators. These adaptations, which are elements that animals evolve in order to thrive in their habitats, are very important for their ... More »

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Pumas have exceptionally long hind legs and spinal columns, long cylindrical tails, plain-colored coats, large paws, wide-set eyes, acute hearing, microscopic hooks on their tongues and curved canine teeth. Pumas are con... More »

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White lions are carnivorous like other lions and large cats, preferring to feed on zebras, wildebeest and other herbivores found in grassland habitats where lions dwell. Occasionally they even feed on large mammals such ... More »

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Information for kids about lion habitats includes that lions are majestic creatures that inhabit several types of terrain, particularly those that provide them with opportunities to both stalk prey and hide from predator... More »

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Though lions are found across sub-Saharan Africa and parts of northwest India, they do not live in rainforest or desert habitats. In Africa, they live on the plains or savannas, and in India, they live in the Gir forest ... More »

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