Examining the Extinction of the Barbary Lion and Its Implications for Felid Conservation
Grey shading indicates Mediterranean scrubland ecosystems . Earliest accounts in the western Maghreb from 16th to the 18th century are indicated as open circles , . Documented sightings in known years from 1800 to 1900 are indicated as black circular markers in the western Maghreb (1–7 in Table 1); triangular markers indicate sightings in eastern Maghreb (22–133 in Tables 2–6). Asterisks (*) denote locations of human population centers. Dashed lines indicate national boundaries.