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This is the species of animals found in films and television shows of The Lion King franchise.

MammalsEdit

Lion (Panthera leo)Edit

African Lion (Panthera leo leo)Edit

The Lion King: See Simba, Nala, Mufasa, Sarabi, Sarafina, Scar
The Lion King II: Simba's Pride: See Kiara, Kovu, Zira, Nuka, Vitani
The Lion Guard: See Kion, Tiifu, Zuri, Lioness, Rani

Meerkat (Suricata suricatta)Edit

The Lion King: See Timon, also some unnamed meerkats at the beginning.
Timon & Pumbaa: See Monty, Pimon, Duke Meerkat, Fred the Meerkat, Tatiana
The Lion King 1½: See Meerkat Colony, Timon's Mother, Uncle Max, Iron Joe
See also: Lulu

Common Warthog (Phacochoerus africanus)Edit

The Lion King: See Pumbaa
"The Lion King II: Simba's Pride: Two unnamed Warthogs at the beginning.
Timon & Pumbaa: See Baampu, Tumbaa, Uncle Boaris, Uncle Ernie, Pumbaa's Aunt, Cisco Pig, Sharla
See also: Growler

Mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx)Edit

The Lion King: See Rafiki
The Lion Guard: See Makini

Spotted Hyena (Crocuta crocuta)Edit

The Lion King: See Shenzi, Banzai, and Ed, Hyena Clan
The Lion Guard: See Janja, Cheezi, Chungu, Nne, Tano, Jasiri, Madoa, Tunu and Wema
The Lion King: See Nobi

Blue Wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus)Edit

The Lion King: See Wildebeests
Timon & Pumbaa: See Herman

African Buffalo (Syncerus caffer)Edit

See Boma, Kula
The Lion Guard: See Vuruga Vuruga

Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus)Edit

Timon & Pumbaa: See Cheetato and Cheetata
The Lion Guard: See Fuli

Honey Badger (Mellivora capensis)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Bunga

Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibious)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Beshte, Basi, Basi's Pod

Black-backed Jackal (Canis mesomelas)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Reirei, Goigoi, Dogo, Kijana, Dogo's Brothers

White Rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Kifaru

African Bush Elephant (Loxodonta africana)Edit

See Lulu
The Lion Guard: See Ma Tembo, Mtoto, Aminifu, Zito, Chama

Banded Mongoose (Mungos mungo)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Shauku

Olive Baboon (Papio anubis)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Big Baboon, Gumba, Baby Baboon

Aardwolf (Proteles cristata)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Mjomba, Haya, Ogopa

Aardvark (Orycteropus afer)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Muhanga and Muhangus

Black Rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Mbeya, Young Rhino

Plains Zebra (Equus quagga)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Muhimu, Hamu, Kwato, Thurston, Dhahabu, Raha and Starahe

Sable Antelope (Hippotragus niger)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Boboka, Bupu, Mzaha

Masai Giraffe (Giraffa tippelskirchi)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Juhudi, Shingo, Twiga

Thomson's Gazelle (Eudorcas thomsonii)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Swala

Zanzibar Red Colobus (Procolobus kirkii)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Tumbili, Furaha

Eastern Gorilla (Gorilla beringei)Edit

Mountain Gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei)Edit

The Lion Guard: See King Sokwe, Majinuni and Hafifu

Leopard (Panthera pardus)Edit

African Leopard (Panthera pardus pardus)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Makucha, Badili, Mapigano, some unamed leopards in Makucha's Leap.

Okapi (Okapia johnstoni)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Ajabu

Yellow Baboon (Papio cynocephalus)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Uroho, Mwevi and Mwizi

Stuhlmann's Golden Mole (Chrysochloris stuhlmanni)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Kuchimba

Other Mammal speciesEdit

  • Hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus)
  • Topi (Damaliscus lunatus)
  • Grant's Gazelle (Nanger granti)
  • Vervet Monkey (Chlorocebus pygerythrus)
  • African Wild Dog (Lycaon pictus)
  • Common Chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)
  • Giant Anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla)*
  • Elk (Cervus canadensis)*
  • East African Oryx (Oryx beisa)
  • Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus strepsiceros)
  • Giant Eland (Taurotragus derbianus)
  • Bat-eared Fox (Otocyon megalotis)
  • Common Duiker (Sylvicapra grimmia)
  • Crested Porcupine (Hystrix cristata)
  • Serval (Leptailurus serval)
  • Bushbuck (Tragelaphus scriptus)
  • Chacma Baboon (Papio ursinus)
  • Impala (Aepyceros melampus)
  • Roan Antelope (Hippotragus equinus)
  • Gemsbok (Oryx gazella)
  • Klipspringer (Oreotragus oreotragus)
  • Waterbuck (Kobus ellipsiprymnus)
  • Nyala (Tragelaphus angasii)
  • Rock Hyrax (Procavia capensis)
  • Southern Tree Hyrax (Dendrohyrax arboreus)
  • Common Genet (Genetta genetta)
  • Four-toed Hedgehog (Atelerix albiventris)
  • Long-eared Jerboa (Euchoreutes naso)
  • African Savanna Hare (Lepus microtis)
  • Ground Pangolin (Smutsia temminckii)
  • Senegal Bushbaby (Galago senegalensis)
  • Striped Grass Mouse (Lemniscomys striatus)
  • Botswanan Long-Eared Bat (Laephotis botswanae)
  • Ox (Bos taurus)
  • Sheep (Ovis aries)
  • Wild Goat (Capra aegagrus)
    • Domestic Goat (Capra aegagrus hircus)
  • Fennec Fox (Vulpes zerda)
  • Dromedary Camel/Arabian Camel (Camelus dromedarius)
  • Sun Squirrel (Heliosciurus)
  • Humans (Homo sapiens)
  • Red Rock Hare (Pronolagus crassicaudatus)
  • Carbou/Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus)*

*This species is not native to Africa, it is most likely a reference to invasive species.

BirdsEdit

Tanzanian Red-billed Hornbill (Tockus ruahae)Edit

See Zazu, Zuzu

Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Ono

White-backed Vulture (Gyps africanus)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Mzingo, Mwoga, Mzingo's Parliament

Greater Racket-tailed Drongo (Dicrurus paradiseus)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Tamaa

African Hawk-eagle (Aquila spilogaster)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Hadithi

Red-billed Oxpecker (Buphagus erythrorhynchus)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Mwenzi

Hamerkop (Scopus umbretta)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Kulinda, Ona

Ostrich (Struthio camelus)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Mbuni, Kambuni

Western Yellow Wagtail (Motacilla flava)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Nyuni

African Harrier Hawk (Polyboroides typus)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Mpishi

Other Bird speciesEdit

  • Greater Flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus)
  • Yellow-billed Oxpecker (Buphagus africanus)
  • Ruppell's Griffon Vulture (Gyps rueppellii)
  • Grey Parrot (Psittacus erithacus)
  • Marabou Stork (Leptoptilos crumeniferus)
  • Indian Peafowl (Pavo cristatus)
  • Congo Peafowl (Afropavo congensis)
  • Vulturine Guineafowl (Acryllium vulturinum)
  • Spotted Thick-knee (Burhinus capensis)
  • Great Blue Turaco (Corythaeola cristata)
  • African Penguin (Spheniscus demersus)
  • Secretary Bird (Sagittarius serpentarius)
  • Grey Crowned Crane (Balearica regulorum)
  • African Black Duck (Anas sparsa)
  • Greylag Goose (Anser anser)
    • Domestic Goose (Anser anser domesticus)
  • Grey-headed Bushshrike (Malaconotus blanchoti)
  • Little Bee-eater (Merops pusillus)
  • Southern Red Bishop (Euplectes orix)
  • Yellow-billed Stork (Mycteria ibis)
  • White-Necked Raven (Corvus albicollis)
  • Pied Crow (Corvus albus)
  • African Blue Flycatcher (Elminia longicauda)

*This species is not native to Africa, it is most likely a reference to invasive species.

Reptiles and AmphibiansEdit

Nile Crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus)Edit

The Lion King II: Simba's Pride: See Crocodiles
The Lion Guard: See Makuu, Pua, Makuu's Float, Kiburi, Kiburi's Float

Egyptian Cobra (Naja haje)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Ushari

African Common Toad (Amietophrynus regularis)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Chura

Fire Skink (Lepidothyris fernandi)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Shupavu

Rainbow Mabuya (Trachylepis margaritifera)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Njano

Western Rock Skink (Trachylepis sulcata)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Nyesui

Rock Monitor (Varanus albigularis)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Kenge

Turquoise Dwarf Gecko (Lygodactylus williamsi)Edit

The Lion Guard: See Hodari

Leopard Tortoise (Stigmochelys pardalis) Edit

The Lion Guard: See Kongwe

Other Reptile/Amphibian speciesEdit

  • Jackson's Chameleon (Trioceros jacksonii)
  • African Rock Python (Python sebae)
  • African Spurred Tortoise (Centrochelys sulcata)
  • Bullfrog (Pyxicephalus adspersus)
  • Treefrog (Chiromantis rufescens)
  • Common Chameleon (Chamaeleo chamaeleon)
  • Common Agama (Agama agama)

Insects, Arachnids, and other InvertebratesEdit

  • Leafcutter Ant (Atta cephalotes)
  • Citrus Swallowtail (Papilio demodocus)
  • Giant African Snail (Lissachatina fulica)
  • King Baboon Spider (Pelinobius muticus)
  • European Mantis (Mantis religiosa)
  • African Rhinoceros Beetle (Oryctes monoceros)
  • Termite (Macrotermes michaelseni)
  • Western Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)
  • Dung Beetle (Neateuchus proboscideus)
  • Emperor Speckled Moth (Gynanisa maja)
  • Tsetse Fly (Glossina austeni)
  • African Night Crawler (Eudrilus eugeniae)
  • Scorpion (Scorpiones)

FishesEdit

  • African Cichlid (Maylandia estherae)

GalleryEdit

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