The Asiatic lion, like its African relative, is an apex predator and has no enemies aside from man. The Asiatic lion is endangered and exists as a single population within the Gir National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary of ... More »

The Asiatic lion is endangered largely because of hunting by humans after firearms became widespread. While the subspecies once ranged through Europe, the Middle East and India, it now only occupies a relatively small ar... More »

Adult Asiatic lions are apex predators and have no natural enemies. The 300 surviving lions in the Gir Forest of India are threatened by poaching, lack of suitable habitat and disease. More »

Black panthers are considered a dominant predator at the top of the food chain in their environments, and they prey upon deer, tapir and wild boar, but will also eat anything they can dominate when large prey is scarce. ... More »

White tigers are at the top of their food chain and have no natural enemies. Their primary diet consists of large ungulates, including deer, water buffalo, wild cattle and wild pigs. As of 2014, most white tigers live in... More »

Jaguars do not have any natural enemies because they are at the top of their food chain, however, humans are considered to be an enemy of the jaguar because they kill jaguars for fur and through habitat destruction. Jagu... More »

A lion's niche refers to its place in its ecosystem and the lion's niche is at the top of the food chain where it is responsible for eating numerous animal species. The lion's job in its ecosystem is to help control the ... More »