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State animal of West Bengal – complete detail – updated

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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………. The color of long stocky body is olive grey, with black or brownish spots arranged in horizontal streaks running along the length of the body. They prefer dense …

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Gayal (Bos frontalis) complete detail – updated

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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…………… The weight of adult is between 600 kg to 1000 kg. Size between 240 cm to 330 cm. and …

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State animal of Rajasthan (Camel) complete detail – updated

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State animal of Rajasthan (Camel) complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Rajasthan. Name of the state animal of Rajasthan is Camel (Camelus dromedarius). They inhabit arid regions of the Middle East through northern India and …………….  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, …

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Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica) complete detail – updated

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Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica) complete detail – updated. Description of Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica). Classification of Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica). Habit and habitat of Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica). Asiatic Lions are found inhabiting open grasslands and forests of India, including scrub jungles. Lions can live in forested, shrubby, mountainous, and semi-desert habitats. Local name of Indian Lion (Panthera leo persica) is Sher. They generally feeds on …

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Description of Nilgai – Boselaphus tragocamelus – Blue bull

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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 weight of male Nilgai is between 180 to 240 kg, and weight of female is …

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Snow leopard (Panthera uncia) complete detail – updated

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Snow leopard (Panthera uncia) complete detail – updated. Description of Snow leopard (Panthera uncia). Classification of Snow leopard (Panthera uncia). Habit and habitat of Snow leopard (Panthera uncia).  They prefer steep, rocky, and broken terrain. Cliffs and major ridgelines are preferred for daytime resting. Snow leopards live in alpine and subalpine zones from elevations of 1000 to 5,500 meters or higher, but …

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State animal of Jammu and Kashmir complete detail – updated

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State animal of Jammu and Kashmir  (Kashmir stag) complete detail – updated. Description of state animal of Jammu and Kashmir. Classification of Kashmir stag. Habit and habitat of Kashmir stag. Name of the state animal of Jammu and Kashmir is Kashmir stag. They prefers to live in dense riverside forest areas. Kashmir stag is a social animal. They also feed on Lichens, Mosses, Ferns, …

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Description of Fishing cat – Prionailurus viverrinus

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Fishing cat (Prionailurus viverrinus) complete detail. Description of Fishing cat – Prionailurus viverrinus. Classification of 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 weight of fishing cat is between 5 to 16 kg.  Size between 65 to 86 …

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Serotine bat (Eptesicus serotinus) complete detail – updated

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Serotine bat (Eptesicus serotinus) complete detail – updated. Description of Serotine bat (Eptesicus serotinus) choti bagal. Classification of Serotine bat (Eptesicus serotinus).  Classification of Serotine bat (Eptesicus serotinus).  Habit and habitat of Serotine bat (Eptesicus serotinus). Serotine bat, occurs mainly in lowland areas, where there are human settlements. The serotine bat has become very well adapted to man-made roosting sites. Size: Head to body 65 mm. to …

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Description of Deer (Axis axis) Spotted deer

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Deer (Axis axis) Spotted deer – complete detail. Description of Deer (Axis axis) Spotted deer. The weight of adult spotted deer is between 35 to 85 kg. Classification of Spotted deer. Habit and habitat of Spotted deer. They prefer dense deciduous forests, semi-evergreen forests, and open grasslands. They also prefer heavy forest cover for shade. Head to body length measures about 90 to 140 …

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