Credit: TONY CAMACHO/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Mating lions (Panthera leo). During the breeding season male and female lions pair up and court constantly, and may copulate 30-40 times a day. During copulation the female bends close to the ground and the male steps over her, as seen here. Filmed in Etosha National Park, Namibia, Southern Africa.

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African lions mating

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