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The liger is a hybrid cross between a male lion (Panthera leo) and a female tiger (Panthera tigris). The liger has parents in the same genus but of different ...

Jul 29, 2015 ... Hes named Hercules and is actually a liger. Which if you could not guess part tiger and part lion. This beast of nature is recognized by the ...

Liger - Meet the World Largest Cat


Ligers are the world's biggest cats, larger than their parents, with the strength of a lion and speed of a tiger combined. An average male liger stands almost 12ft ...

Liger Facts | Big Cat Rescue


Feb 11, 2015 ... Irresponsible breeders is the short answer. A liger is the result of breeding a male lion to a tigress. A tigon is the result of breeding a male tiger ...

Hercules, 922-Pound Liger, Is The World's Largest Living Cat ...


Sep 13, 2013 ... Hercules is a liger — the hybrid offspring of a male lion and a tigress — who lives at the Myrtle Beach Safari wildlife preserve in South Carolina.

Liger - the messybeast


A liger is the offspring of a lion and a tigress. It is bigger than either parent, 10 - 12 ft in length - making it the biggest hybrid cat and, for many people, the most ...

Liger : snopes.com


May 30, 2005 ... Origins: The word liger, documented as entering the English language in 1938, describes a real feline, the offspring of a male lion and a female ...



Detailed information on hybridisation in big cats. The liger, a hybrid between the lion and the tiger.

"Dynamite" Pictures of Ligers - National Geographic News


See pictures of ligers, the half-lion, half-tiger cat hybrids mentioned in the movie.

Liger - Wildlife Waystation


Physical Characteristics A liger is the result of breeding a male lion to a tigress, looking more like a lion with faint tiger stripes. They have the r...

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Zonkeys, ligers: The sad truth about animal hybrids. - Slate


Jun 19, 2015 ... Take ligers, the chimera created by a lion and a tiger, popularized at least in part by a cameo in the not-quite-cult-classic Napoleon Dynamite.

Liger = Crossbreeding Lion & Tigress


Complete Information about Ligers. The biggest liger in the world. Liger Population, Ligers size, ligers and ethics, liger Pictures, Liger articles and many more.

Liger (Panthera leo × Panthera tigris) - Animals - A-Z Animals ...


Liger Classification and EvolutionThe Liger is the largest of the world's felines, known to grow up to 12ft tall when standing on their hind legs. Created by the ...