Caturday Felid- spotted lions

by Greg Mayer Spotted lions, semi-mythical beasts and the subject of cryptozoological inquiry, have been discussed here at WEIT before, but the spotted lions here are not mythical at all, because they are cubs. Lion cubs, as we’ve also discussed before here at WEIT, are born spotted, and retain some spots for up to two […]

Caturday felid: the Spotted Lion

by Greg Mayer One of the most enigmatic of the felids is the spotted lion. Indeed, it’s so enigmatic that it might, in some senses, be said to not even exist. As you may recall from Jerry’s earlier posting of a video of lion cubs, lions are born with spots, which disappear as they mature. […]