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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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Description of Blood pheasant – Ithaginis cruentus

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Blood pheasant (Ithaginis cruentus) complete detail. Description of Blood pheasant – Ithaginis cruentus. Classification of Blood pheasant. Habit and habitat of Blood pheasant. They prefer scrub areas, coniferous and mixed forests.  They move their range depending on the seasons, and are found at higher elevations during the summer and move to lower elevations during the winter. Size of adult male Blood pheasant is between …

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Indian silverbill (Lonchura malabarica) complete detail – updated

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Indian silverbill (Lonchura malabarica) complete detail – updated. Description of Indian silverbill (Lonchura malabarica). Classification of Indian silverbill (Lonchura malabarica). Identification of Indian silverbill . Habit and habitat of Indian silverbill. Indian silverbill inhabits dry, open, cultivated as well as sparse scrub-and-bush country, and avoids………..  The black central tail feathers are slightly elongated, and the upper tail coverts are white. The tail …

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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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State bird of Sikkim (Blood pheasant) complete detail – updated

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State bird of Sikkim (Blood pheasant) complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Sikkim. Name of the State bird of Sikkim is Blood pheasant. Classification of Blood pheasant. They move their range depending on the seasons, and are found at higher elevations during the summer and move to lower  elevations during the winter. Size of adult male Blood pheasant is between …

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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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Rana tigrina (Hoplobatrachus tigerinus) complete detail

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Rana tigrina (Hoplobatrachus tigerinus) complete detail – updated. Description of Rana tigrina (Hoplobatrachus tigerinus). Classification of Rana tigrina (Hoplobatrachus tigerinus). Habit and habitat of Rana tigrina (Hoplobatrachus tigerinus). They prefer freshwater wetlands and aquatic habitats. Generally they avoid coastal and forest areas. Rana tigrina is a beautiful frog. It is the largest frog in India. Size of Rana tigrina is between 5 to …

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