Check out this cool huge lion with a thick mane. If you notice the size of the lion, as well as the lion's mane it evokes the stories of the legendary Barbary lions the roamed the Atlas Mountains in North Africa. Barbary lions are reported to be extinct in the wild. However, lions that are genetically related to Barbary lions still exist in captivity, although there are few. Could this lion have some DNA relation to the Barbary lions? You be the judge and let me know what you think! Either way, it is an awesome and beautiful lion!