Lion. These kings of the jungle can weigh between 250 and 550 pounds. Lives in Algeria Morocco. Barbary lion. Is found in Gir Forest National Park of northwestern India. Asiatic lion. Found in western Africa, from Senegal to the Central African Republic. West African lion. Found in East Africa, from Ethiopia and Kenya to Tanzania and Mozambique. Masai lion. Found in the northeastern parts of the Congo. Congo lion. Found in southwestern Africa and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Southwest African lion. Found in the Transvaal region of southeastern Africa, including Kruger National Park. Transvaal lion. A newly discerned. Ethiopian lion.