Panthera leo ssp. leo
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Current listing status
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|Endangered||01/22/2016||Foreign (Headquarters)||Wherever found|
Federal Register Documents
|12/23/2015||80 FR 79999 80056||Listing Two Lion Subspecies; Final rule|
|10/29/2014||79 FR 64471 64502||Listing the African Lion Subspecies as Threatened With a Rule Under Section 4(d) of the ESA|
|11/27/2012||77 FR 70727 70733||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 90-Day Finding on a Petition to List the African Lion Subspecies as Endangered.|
|06/02/1970||35 FR 8491 8498||Part 17 - Conservation of Endangered Species and Other Fish or Wildlife (First List of Endangered Foreign Fish and Wildlife as Appendix A)|
|04/14/1970||35 FR 6069||Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (Endangered Species Conservation); 35 FR 6069|
No recovery information is available for the Lion.