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State animal of Odisha – complete detail – updated

State animal of Odisha – complete detail – updated. Description of State animal of Odisha. Name of the State animal of Odisha is Sambar. Habit and habitat of Sambar. They prefer forest, marshy and wooded areas.  They have excellent senses of hearing and smell. The weight of adult Sambar is between 100 to 320 kg. Head to body length measures about 150 to 270 …

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Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis) complete detail – updated

Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis) complete detail – updated. Description of Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis). Classification of Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis). Habit and habitat of Black necked crane (Grus nigricollis).  The Black-necked Crane has an exclusive range between the altitudes of 3500 meters to 5500 meters in the tablelands of Central Asia. These Cranes have been recorded from …

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Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis) complete detail

Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis) complete detail – updated. Description of Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis). Classification of Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis). Local name of Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis) is Doyel.  Habit and habitat of Oriental magpie-robin (Copsychus saularis). The Oriental Magpie Robin is found in open woodland, cultivated areas often close to human habitations. They prefer open areas such as mangroves, gardens, cultivated areas.  Oriental magpie robin is …

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State animal of Chhattisgarh – complete detail – updated

State animal of Chhattisgarh – complete detail – updated. Description of state animal of Chhattisgarh. Name of the state animal of Chhattisgarh is Asian water buffalo. Classification of Asian water buffalo. Habit and habitat of State animal of Chhattisgarh. Water buffalos are found in grasslands, alluvial plains, and marshes, although they may use woodlands for shelter. Weight of adult Asian water buffalo is between 600 kg to …

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White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens) – Complete detail

White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens) – Complete detail – updated. Description of White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens). Classification of White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens). Local name of White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens) is Bhujanga.  Habit and habitat of White-bellied Drongo (Dicrurus caerulescens). Generally, inhabits well-wooded deciduous tracts, bamboos, light forests, hill and plain, and avoids cultivation and treeless country as well as heavy evergreen forest. These birds are particularly found in bamboo and thin tree jungle. The tail …

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State animal of Punjab (Blackbuck) complete detail – updated

State animal of Punjab (Blackbuck) complete detail – updated. Description of state animal of Punjab. Name of the state animal of Punjab is Blackbuck . Habit and habitat of Blackbuck. Blackbuck live on open woodlands and semi-desert areas, but also enjoy areas with thorn or dry deciduous forest.  The weight of adult male is between 20 to 50 kg and weight of female is …

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State Bird of Odisha (Indian roller) – complete detail – updated

State Bird of Odisha (Indian roller) – complete detail – updated. Description of State Bird of Odisha. Name of State Bird of Odisha is Indian roller. Habit and habitat of Indian roller. They generally found in cultivation, thin forest and grassland. Size of Indian roller is between 25 cm to 35 cm including the tail. The Weight of adult is between 70 g. to 100 g. Indian Roller …

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Description of Nilgiri tahr – Nilgiritragus hylocrius – Nilgiri ibex

Nilgiri tahr (Nilgiritragus hylocrius) complete detail. Description of Nilgiri tahr – Nilgiritragus hylocrius – Nilgiri ibex. Classification of Nilgiri tahr. Habit and habitat of Nilgiri tahr. They prefer grass-woodlands, open montane grasslands, and mountain slopes. Head to body length measures about 80 to 140 cm. The length of tail about 9 to 14 cm. They are about 80 to 107 cm high at the shoulder. Color …

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Plum headed parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala) complete detail

Plum headed parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala) complete detail. Description of Plum headed parakeet – Lal sir wala tota – Tuiya. Local name – Lal sir wala tota – Tuiya. Classification of Plum headed parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala).  Habit and habitat of Plum headed parakeet. They preferred habitats are the forest areas and open woodland. These birds live in flocks and are very social. They have a pleasant …

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