Animal Check list

Animal List in Bandhavgarh

Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve is a prime tiger habitat. It is home to Central Indian fauna with more than 22 species of mammals. Hanuman langur and rhesus macaque represent the primate group. Among the carnivore species tiger, leopard, wolf, jackal, fox, ratel, gray and ruddy mongoose, striped hyena, wild dog and jungle cat have been notified. Ungulates include barking deer, four horned deer, spotted deer, sambhar, chinkara, nilgai and wild boar. Porcupine, flying squirrel, lesser bandicoot rat and three-striped palm squirrel belong to Family Rodentia.

The nocturnal animals and birds are the night jars, owls Eurasian thick knee, small Indian civet and toddy cat and Rufus-tailed. The wild dog, Bengal fox, sloth bear, leopard and tiger found in Bandhavgarh are endangered animals.


Mammals List Tiger Safari Bandhavgarh

 

English Name

 

Local name

 

Scientific Name

 

 

Tiger

 

Sher / Bagh

 

Panthera Tigeris

 

 

Leopard

 

Tendua/ Gulbagha

 

Panthera Pardus

 

 

Jungle Cat

 

Jungli Billi

 

Felis chaus

 

 

Wolf

 

Bhediya

 

Canis Lupus

 

 

Indian Fox

 

Lomri/Siyar

 

Vulpes Bengalensis

 

 

Wild Dog

 

Sone Kutta

 

Cuon Alpinus

 

 

Hyaena

 

Lakker Bagha

 

Hyaena Hyaena

 

 

Sloth Bear

 

Bhalu

 

Melursus Ursinus

 

 

Common Languor

 

Bander

 

Presbyties

 

 

Rhesus Macaque

 

Lal Moua Bander

 

Presbyties entellus

 

 

Blue Bull

 

Nilgai

 

Boselaphus tragocamelus

 

 

Four Horned Antelope

 

Chosingha

 

Tetraceros quadricornis

 

 

Jackal

 

Gidar, siyar, sikat

 

Canis aureus

 

 

Chinkara

 

Chigri

 

Gazella

 

 

Samber

 

Samber

 

Cervus unicolor

 

 

Spotted Dear

 

Chital

 

Cervus Axis

 

 

Gaur

 

Jungli Bhaisa

 

Bos gaurus

 

 

Barking Dear

 

Bhansa

 

Muntiacus Muntjac

 

 

Indian wild Boar

 

Suar

 

Sus Scrofa

 

 

Common Palm cat

 

Kasturi

 

Aradoxurus Hermaphroditus

 

 

Small Civet cat

 

Kasturi

 

Viverricula indica

 

 

Ruddy Mongoose

 

Neola Newra

 

Herpestes smithi

 

 

Common Mongoose

 

Neola Newra

 

Herpestes edwardsi

 

 

Honey Badger

 

Kaber Bijoo

 

Mellivora capensis

 

 

Five Striped Palm Squirrel

 

Gilehari

 

Funambulus pennanti

 

 

Indian Porcupine

 

Sehi

 

Hystrix indica

 

 

Indian Hare

 

Khargosh

 

Lepus nigricollis

 

 

Indian Pangolin

 

Chikara

 

Manis Crassicaudata

 
             

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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