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Animals of Jharkhand


SL.No

ENGLISH NAME

LATIN NAME

MAMMALS

1

Antelope, Four-horned           

Tetraceros quadricornis

2

Badger, Honey or Ratel          

Mellivora capensis

3

Bat, Fulvous Fruit              

Rousettus leschenaulti

4

Bat, Indian Flying Fox          

Pteropus giganteus

5

Bat, Short-nosed Fruit          

Cynopterus sphinx

6

Bear, Sloth                      

Melursus ursinus

7

Bison, Indian or Gaur           

Bos gaurus

8

Boar, Indian Wild               

Sus scrofa

9

Cat, Jungle                     

Felis chaus

10

Civet, Common Palm              

Paradoxurus hermaphroditus

11

Civet, Small India               

Viverricula indica

12

Deer, Barking or Muntjac        

Muntiacus muntjak

13

Deer, Mouse or Indian Chevrotain

Tragulus meminna

14

Deer, Spotted or Chital

Axis axis

15

Dog, Indian Wild

Cuon alpinus

16

Elephant                        

Elephas maximus

17

Fox, Indian

Vulpes bengalensis

18

Gerbille , India

Tatera indica

19

Hare, Indian                    

Lepus nigricollis

20

Hyena, Striped

Hyaena hyaena

21

Jackal

Canis aureus

22

Langur, Common

Presbytis entellus

23

Leopard or Panther

Panthera pardus

24

Macaque, Rhesus

Macaca mulatta

25

Mangoose, Common

Herpestes edwardsi

26

Mangoose, Small Indian          

 

27

Mouse, Indian Field

Mus booduga

28

Mouse, Long-tailed Tree

Vendeleuria oleracea

29

Nilgai or Blue Bull

Boselaphus tragocamelus

30

Pangolin, Indian

Manis crassicaudata

31

Porcupine, Indian

Hystrix indica

32

Rat, Bandicoot

Bandicota indica

33

Rat, Indian Bush

Golunda ellioti

34

Sambhar

Cervus unicolor

35

Shrew, Grey Musk

Suncus murinus

36

Squirrel, Indian Giant

Ratufa indica

37

Squirrel, Three-striped Palm    

Funambulus palmarum

38

Tiger

Panthera tigris

39

Wolf

Canis lupus

REPTILES

SNAKES

1

Boa, Red Sand

Eryx johnii

2

Cobra, Indian

Naja naja naja

3

Cobra, King

Ophiophagus hannah

4

Karait, Banded

Bungarus fasciatus

5

Karait, Common                 

Bungarus caeruleus

6

Python, Indian

Python molurus

7

Snake, Rat

Ptyas mucosus

8

Viper, Russel                  

 

LIZARDS

1

Chamelion                        

Chamelion calcarata

2

Gecko, Indian House

Hemidactylus flaviviridus

3

Lizard, Rock

Agama buberculatus

4

Lizard, Monitor

Varanus monitor

INSECTS

1

Poduridae

Achorutes armatus

2

Dictyoptera

Blatta arientalis

3

Dictyoptera

Mantis religiosa

4

Pentatomidao

Nozara virudula

5

Pyrrhocoridae

Dysderous cinzulatus

6

Formicidae

Componotus compressus

7

Formicidae

Solepopsis spp.

8

Anidae

Monorium spp.

9

Anidae

Apis dorsats

10

Anidae

Apis indica

11

Anidae

Apis spp.

12

Andrenidae

Andrena spp.

13

Bombidae

Bombus spp.

14

Vespidae

Polistis spp.

15

Ichneumonidae

Tchneumop spp.

16

Carabidae

Arthia Spp.

17

Buprestidyae

Chrysochroa spp.

18

Coccinellidae

Coccipella septempunctata

19

Coccinellidae

Chilomenes s. maculata

20

Meloidae

Mylabris pustulata

21

Melolonthidae

Holotricha serrata