Author 'Boucher Marc dit de Meilh' (Id 101451 ) : This is another photo of the great Asiatic lion. He is aging but nevertheless keeps a sharp eye on his surroundings. For information: Leo is one of Asia's most endangered species today. (Panthera leo leo persica or Penthera senlaleyus). Formerly Indian subcontinent. It is found in Syria in eastern India. It can reach 175 kilograms and reach a top speed between 55 and 65 kilometers per hour. Hanmeil.