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In the 1850s, there were thousands of Asiatic lions residing in India. Now, there are only 400. The parallels between the two lion populations are significant -- shouldn't we curb the diminishing numbers of African lions now, before they go the way of their relatives in India?
No other animal quite commands the attention of the jungle like the lion. But imagine if lions went extinct -- what symbol could take its place?