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Fauna of Nagarhole National Park

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coorg-1Fauna of Nagarhole National Park : Four-horned Antelope (Tetracerus quadricornis) ,

Indian Palm Squirrel (Funambulus palmarum) also known as Three Striped Palm Squirrel,

Indian giant squirrel ( Ratufa indica ) or Malabar Squirrel, Flying squirrel ( Biswamoyopterus biswasi) ,

Slender loris (Loris tardigradus), Royal Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris or Panthera tigris bengalensis),

Sambar (deer) , Porcupine , Wild Boar , Panther , Pangoline , Otter, Striped necked mongoose (Herpestes vitticollis),

Small Indian Mongoose (Herpestes javanicus), Common Mongoose (Herpestes edwardsi) ,

Bonnet Macaque (Macaca radiata) , Sloth Bear (Melursus ursinus), Barking Deer (Muntjac) ,Mouse Deer (Chevrotain), Spotted Deer ( Axis axis) ,

Common Langur (Hanuman Langur or Presbytis entellus), Wild Dog, Jackal , Civet Cat , Gaur and Elephant.

coorg-2Birds of Nagarhole National Park : Peafowl ( Pavo cristatus) , Common Babbler(Turdoides caudata ), Reed Warbler, Bea-eater, Red-whiskered Bulbul ( Pycnonotus jocosus )

, Red-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus cafer) , Brown dove, Blue-winged Parakeet ( Malabar Parakeet or Psittacula columboides) ,

Alexandrine Parakeet (Psittacula eupatria) , Ring-Necked Dove (Streptopelia capicola), Spotted Dove (Streptopelia chinensis), Malabar Grey Hornbill ( Ocyceros griseus ) , Malabar Pied Hornbill (Anthracoceros coronatus) ,

Crested Hawk eagle ( Nisaetus cirrhatus cirrhatus) , Crested Serpent Eagle ( Spilornis cheela or Kanmuri-washi ) , Tawny Eagle (Aquila rapax ) , Blyth’s Myna (Sturnus malabaricus blythii) ,

Small Minivet ( Pericrocotus cinnamomeus ) , Lorikeets, Blossom-headed Parakeet (Psittacula roseata) , Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri), Southern Treepie (Dendrocitta leucogastra) ,

Green Imperial Pigeon (Ducula aenea) , Malabar Trogon ( Harpactes fasciatus ) and Bar-winged Flycatcher shrike ( Hemipus picatus ).

coorg-3Reptiles of Nagarhole National Park : King Cobra, Spectacled cobra ( Common cobra or Naja naja), Banded Krait (B. fasciatus),

Bamboo viper ( Trimeresurus stejnegeri ) , Pit viper, Russell’s viper, Indian Rock Python (Python molurus ), Monitor Lizard, Tortoise and Toads.

Hanuman langur Family in Nagarhole

Hanuman langur Family in Nagarhole

Hanuman langur Family in Nagarhole

Peafowl ( Pavo cristatus)

Peafowl ( Pavo cristatus)

Peafowl ( Pavo cristatus)

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