Like other mammals, an African lion's teeth are referred to, generally, as teeth. Lions do have individual types of teeth, including incisors, canines, premolars and molars, and a dental formula that applies to healthy, ... More »

Lions have a total of 30 teeth, including incisors, canines, premolars and molars. Lions have extremely sharp teeth and are able to open their jaws to approximately 4 inches wide. More » Pets & Animals Mammals Large Cats

Lions have 30 adult teeth that are composed of 12 incisors, four canines, 10 premolars and four molars. The permanent teeth of a lion begin to break through the gums at 3 months of age and continue to develop until age 1... More »

A lion protects itself with its sharp teeth and retractable claws. Male lions have thick manes that serve to intimidate enemies, as well as protect the vulnerable neck from attack or during fights with other lions. More »

The life cycle of a lion starts with gestation and cubbing and continues with the growth of the cub from blindness at birth to the development of permanent teeth. The lion then reaches sexual maturity, grows to its adult... More »

A male lion is simply called a lion. Female lions are referred to as lionesses, and young lions are cubs. A group of lions is called a pride. More »

According to National Geographic, an African lion weighs anywhere from 265 to 420 pounds. Its head and body measures anywhere from 4.5 to 6.5 feet long, and the tail adds another 26.25 to 39.5 inches in length. More » Pets & Animals Mammals Large Cats