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Indian bison (Bos gaurus) – complete detail – updated

Indian bison (Bos gaurus) – complete detail – updated. Description of Indian bison (Bos gaurus) Gaur. Classification of Indian bison (Bos gaurus). Distribution of Indian bison (Bos gaurus). Habit and habitat of Indian bison.  Indian bisons are found on the forested hills and grassy areas. They are largely confined to evergreen forests or semi-evergreen and moist deciduous forests, but also occur in deciduous forest areas at …

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State animal of Tamil Nadu (Nilgiri tahr) complete detail – updated

State animal of Tamil Nadu (Nilgiri tahr) complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Tamil Nadu. Name of the state animal of Tamil Nadu is Nilgiri tahr. Habit and habitat of Nilgiri thar. They prefer grass-woodlands, open mountain grasslands, and mountain slopes. Head to body length measures about 80 to 140 cm. The length of tail about 9 to 14 cm. They …

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State animal of Uttarakhand – Complete detail – updated

State animal of Uttarakhand – Complete detail – updated. Description of state animal of Uttarakhand. Name of state animal of Uttarakhand is Musk deer. Habit and habitat of musk deer. They prefer meadows, shrub lands and fir forests on high altitude plateaus above 2000 meters. The weight of adult White-bellied musk deer is between 11 to 18 kg. Head to body length measures about …

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Description of Nilgai – Boselaphus tragocamelus – Blue bull

Nilgai (Boselaphus tragocamelus) Blue bull complete detail. Description of Nilgai – Boselaphus tragocamelus – Blue bull. Classification of Nilgai. Habit and habitat of Nilgai. Distribution of Nilgai (Boselaphus tragocamelus). They prefer arid areas, grassy steppe woodlands, scrub areas, dry deciduous forests and agricultural areas. They avoid dense forest and deserts.  The body color of adult male is dark grey, with blue appearance, and the body color of …

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Description of Clouded leopard – Neofelis nebulosa

Clouded leopard (Neofelis nebulosa) – complete detail. Description of Clouded leopard (Neofelis nebulosa). Classification of  Clouded leopard. Habit and habitat of Clouded leopard. Distribution 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. The underparts and legs are …

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State animal of Goa (Gaur) – complete detail – updated

State animal of Goa (Gaur) – complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Goa. Name of State animal of Goa is Indian bison (Gaur). Habit and habitat of Indian bison. Indian bisons are found on the forested hills and grassy areas. They are largely confined to evergreen forests or semi-evergreen and moist deciduous forests, but also occur in dry deciduous forest areas. Bos …

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Gayal (Bos frontalis) complete detail – updated

Gayal (Bos frontalis) complete detail – updated. Description of Gayal (Bos frontalis). Classification of Gayal (Bos frontalis). Distribution of Gayal (Bos frontalis). Gayal is a social animal, they found in small groups and usually contain one adult male and several females and juveniles. Vocalizations include an alarm call, which consists of a high-pitched snort, and a growling “moo”. Bulls also have a …

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State animal of Delhi (Nilgai) complete detail – updated

State animal of Delhi (Nilgai) complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Delhi. Name of the State animal of Delhi is Nilgai. Habit and habitat of Nilgai. They prefer arid areas, grassy steppe woodlands, scrub areas, dry deciduous forests and agricultural areas. The weight of male Nilgai is between 180 to 240 kg, and weight of female is between 120 to 220 kg. …

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Description of Camel – Camelus dromedarius – Oont

Camel – Camelus dromedarius – Oont complete detail. Description of Camel – Camelus dromedarius – Oont. Habit and habitat of Camel. Distribution of Camel. Camel has a long- curved neck, deep-narrow chest, one tail and a hump. The hump is composed of fat bound together by fibrous tissue, acting as food storage in times of need. Height of camel is between 6 feet to 9 feet. Weight …

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State animal of West Bengal – complete detail – updated

State animal of West Bengal – complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of West Bengal. Name of the State animal of West Bengal is Fishing cat. Habit and habitat of Fishing cat. They prefer dense forested regions, and wetland areas. They also found in scrub areas, reed beds, tidal creek areas, vegetated areas near water, marshes, mangroves, rivers, and streams……….. The color of long stocky …

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