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Asian water buffalo (Bubalis arnee) complete detail – updated

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Asian water buffalo (Bubalis arnee) complete detail – updated. Description of Asian water buffalo (Bubalis arnee). Classification of Asian water buffalo (Bubalis arnee). Water buffalo are found in grasslands, alluvial plains, and marshes, although they may use woodlands for shelter.  The tall jungles and reed brakes in the neighborhood of swamps provide the ideal habitat, offering them both food and shelter, pools of …

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Description of Serow (Capricornis sumatraensis) Saza

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Serow (Capricornis sumatraensis) Saza complete detail. Description of Serow (Capricornis sumatraensis) Saza. Habit and habitat of Serow. Distribution of Serow. They prefer mountainous areas at altitudes of between 200 to 3,050 meter. They are exceedingly active animal. They found from Kashmir to the Mishmi Hills in Assam, eastwards through the hill ranges of Yunan and Szechuan, the hills of Burma, Siam, Malay Peninsula, and Sumatra. …

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Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) complete detail – updated

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Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) complete detail – updated. Description of Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus). Fastest land mammal in the world is Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus). Classification of  Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus).  Habit and habitat of Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus). Grasslands and deserts are suitable habitats for cheetahs. Cheetahs have territories that will overlap with the territories of other females and males. Non-territorial males will travel the territories of resident males in search …

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Description of Sambar – Rusa unicolor – Sambar deer

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Sambar (Rusa unicolor) complete detail. Description of Sambar – Rusa unicolor – Sambar deer. Classification of Sambar (Rusa unicolor). Habit and habitat of Sambar. Distribution of Sambar. They prefer forest, marshy and wooded areas. They also found in tropical dry forests, seasonal moist evergreen forests, subtropical mixed forests and tropical rain forests. The weight of adult Sambar is between 100 to 320 kg. Head to body …

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State animal of Assam – complete detail – updated

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State animal of Assam – complete detail – updated. What is the name of state animal of Assam. State animal of Assam – One horned rhinoceros. Description of One horned rhinoceros. Classification of rhinoceros. The preferred habitat of an Indian Rhinoceros is alluvial flood plains, grasslands, but has also been known to occur in adjacent swamps and forests. Size of male adult rhinoceros is between …

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State animal of Uttar Pradesh – complete detail – updated

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State animal of Uttar Pradesh – complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Uttar Pradesh. Name of the State animal of Uttar Pradesh is Swamp deer. The age of sexual maturity is between 2 to 3 years. Breeding season extends from September to April. During this season males attempt to gather harems of up to 30 females. The gestation period is between 240 to 250 days. The weight of …

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National animal of India – complete detail – updated

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National animal of India – complete detail – updated. Description of National animal of India. Name of the National animal of India is Bengal tiger. Bengal tiger is the National animal of India. Habit and habitat of Bengal tiger. Bengal tiger is a nocturnal animal, and it sleeps throughout the day and hunts at night. Male tigers have larger territories than females. A male tiger keeps a large territory in order to include the …

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Description of Musk deer – Moschus leucogaster

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Musk deer (Moschus leucogaster) Complete detail. Description of Musk deer – Moschus leucogaster. Classification of Musk deer. Habit and habitat of Musk deer. They prefer meadows, shrub lands and fir forests on high altitude plateaus. The weight of adult White-bellied musk deer is between 11 to 18 kg. Head to body length measures about 80 to 100 cm. They are about 35 to 50 cm high …

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Description of Phayre’s langur – Trachypithecus phayrei

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Phayre’s langur (Trachypithecus phayrei) complete detail. Description of Phayre’s langur – Trachypithecus phayrei. Classification of Phayre’s langur. Habit and habitat of Phayre’s langur.  They prefer mixed moist deciduous forests, primary and secondary evergreen and semi-evergreen forests. They found in India, China, Thailand, Bangladesh, Myanmar, and Vietnam. In India, they found in Assam, Mizoram, and Tripura, from sea level to 800 meters. The weight of male Phayre’s leaf …

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Description of Clouded leopard – Neofelis nebulosa

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Clouded leopard (Neofelis nebulosa) – complete detail. Description of Clouded leopard (Neofelis nebulosa). Classification of  Clouded leopard. Habit and habitat of Clouded leopard.  They prefer evergreen tropical forest, but they have also been sighted in other habitats, such as secondary forest, logged forest, mangrove swamp, grassland, scrub land, dry tropical forest, and coastal hardwood forest. Distribution of Clouded leopard. The weight of …

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