How many kind of lions are there in the world?
There is but a single species of lion but there are about 8 subspecies still extant. The Barbary lion is now thought to be extinct in the wild but some may still exist in captivity.
there are 3 kinds of lions in the world: the African, the Barbary and the Asiatic.
Lions that live in Africa are called African lions. Those that live in India are called Asiatic lions. These lions may go by different names, but there is only one species, or kind, of lion. Thousands of years ago, lions could be found over much of the world. They lived in Africa, Europe, Asia, and even North and South America. Lions probably disappeared from many regions when forests grew too thick, their prey became extinct…