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State animal of Maharashtra (Indian giant squirrel) – complete detail

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State animal of Maharashtra (Indian giant squirrel) – complete detail. Description of State animal of Maharashtra. Name of the State animal of Maharashtra is Indian giant squirrel. Habit and habitat of  Indian giant squirrel. They prefer mixed deciduous, most evergreen, tropical and rain forests. They are arboreal, and spending most of its time in trees. The weight of Indian giant squirrel is between 1.5 to 2.0 kg. …

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State animal of Himachal Pradesh – complete detail – updated

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State animal of Himachal Pradesh (Snow leopard) complete detail – updated. What is the name of state animal of Himachal Pradesh. Description of state animal of Himachal Pradesh. Habit and habitat of Snow leopard. They prefer steep, rocky and broken terrain. Cliffs and major ridge-lines are preferred for daytime resting. Snow leopard is a beautiful animal. The color of body is cream-yellow or white …

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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 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.  Head to body length measures about 90 to 140 cm. The length of tail about 10 to 25 cm. The color of body is bright golden brown …

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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. The weight of male Nilgai is between 180 to 240 kg, and weight of female is between 120 to 220 kg. Head …

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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).  The weight of adult is between 600 kg to 1000 kg. Size between 240 cm to 330 cm. and the length of tail is between 70 cm to 105 cm. Gayal is a social animal, they found in small groups. The average …

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Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) complete detail – updated

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Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) complete detail – updated. Description of Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris). National animal of India is Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris). Classification of Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris). Tigers inhabit almost all types of forest and many types of grassland. The standard color of a Bengal tiger is dark or light orange body with black stripes coming down the sides. Their ears are small and …

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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. Breeding season is between January to April. The age of sexual maturity is between 9 to 18 months. Breeding season is between January to April. Habit and habitat of Fishing cat. The color of long stocky body is olive grey, with black …

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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.  Mating season occurs in winters, but peaks in the rainy season. During the reproductive season, males become very aggressive, sometimes snapping each other and wrestling, while defending the females with them. At the time of mating …

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