ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Wednesday, September 22, 2021

FAUNAL DIVERSITY OF JHARKHAND


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

Source: www.jharenivs.nic.in, Time: 01:12 PM, 22/02/2015