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Asian water buffalo (Bubalis arnee) complete detail – updated

Asian water buffalo (Bubalis arnee) complete detail – updated. Description of Asian water buffalo (Bubalis arnee). Classification of Asian water buffalo (Bubalis arnee). Habit and habitat of Asian water buffalo. 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 …

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State animal of Jharkhand – complete detail – updated

State animal of Jharkhand – complete detail – updated. Description of state animal of Jharkhand. Name of state animal of Jharkhand is Indian Elephant. Habit and habitat of Indian Elephant. There is no specific mating season for the Indian Elephants. They inhabit a wide range of grasslands and forest types, including scrub forest, rainforest, and semi-cultivated forests, preferring areas that combine …

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Description of Brow antlered Deer – Sangai – Rucervus eldii eldii

Sangai (Rucervus eldii eldii) complete detail. Description of Brow antlered Deer – Sangai – Rucervus eldii eldii. Habit and habitat of Brow antlered Deer – Sangai. Distribution of Brow antlered Deer – Sangai. They prefer open scrub jungle, , areas of floating vegetation, or undulating land between rivers and hill ranges. Rucervus eldii eldii is a beautiful medium sized deer. Head to body length measures about …

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Description of Phayre’s langur – Trachypithecus phayrei

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 Sambar – Rusa unicolor – Sambar deer

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 Nagaland (Gaur) – complete detail – updated

State animal of Nagaland (Gaur) – complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Nagaland. Name of the State animal of Nagaland is Bos gaurus. Habit and habitat of Gaur. 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 the periphery …

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Description of Barasingha – swamp deer (Rucervus duvaucelii)

Barasingha – swamp deer (Rucervus duvaucelii) complete detail. Description of Barasingha – swamp deer (Rucervus duvaucelii). Classification of Barasingha – swamp deer. Habit and habitat of Barasingha – swamp deer. They prefer tall grasslands. They are social animals.  Distribution of Barasingha – swamp deer. The weight of male Barasingha is between 150 to 280 kg, and weight of female is between 120 to 170 kg. Body color is …

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Description of Musk deer – Moschus leucogaster

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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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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