Fun Fact #1
The Marsupial Lion was the largest meat-eating animal to have ever lived in Australia and, as the name suggests, was a marsupial. They averaged about 100-120kg, similar in size to a large tiger or small lion.
Fun Fact #2
Lions with darker manes are more dominant than ones with lighter manes. Apparently, a dark-maned lion’s testosterone levels are higher than the levels in other males.