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This is a liliger - three quarters lion, one quarter tiger

Quick, somebody call Napoleon Dynamite.

EVERYONE KNOWS THAT a liger is half lion, half tiger and bred for its skills in magic, right?

Well this is a rare liliger, born at Novosibirsk Zoo in Russia to a liger mother and a lion father.

The one-month-old liliger, bred for its SUPER skills in magic

The liliger cub with its liger mother Zita

This is the liliger’s da, Sam the lion

All images: AP Photo /Ilnar Salakhiev

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