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Important Fauna

Important Flora

Common name

Zoological Name

Common name

Botanical Name

Black Buck

Antilope cervicapra

Arjun

Terminalia arjuna

Blue Bull

Boselaphus tragocamelus

Beri

Zizyphus mauritiana

Hare

Lepus nigricollis

Dhak

Butea monosperma

Hog Deer

Axis porcinus

Dholi

 Dondia linearis

Jackal

Canis aurius

Jamun

Syzygium cumini

Jungle Cat

Felis chaus

Jand

Prosopis cineraria

Porcupine

Hystrix indica

Karir

Capparis aphylla

Rhesus monkey

Macaca mulatta

 Karonda 

Carissa karanda

Sambar

Cervus unicolor

Kikar

Acacia nilotica

Black Partridge

Melanoperdix niger

Mesquite

Prosopis juliflora

Brahminy myna

Sturnia pagodarum

Nara

Arundinaria falcate

Common Quail

 Coturnix coturnix

Neem

Azadirachata indica

Dove

Streptopelia spp.

Phalahi

Acacia modesta

Grey Partridge

Perdix perdix

Sariala

Heteropogon contortis

Jungle Babbler

 Turdoides striata

Shisham

Dalbergia sissoo

Peafowl

Pavo cristatus

Simbal

Bombex ceiba

Rose Ringed Parakeet

Psittacula krameri

Siris

Albizia lebbeck

Spotted Owlet

Athene brama 

Toon

Toona ciliata

 


Source: Chief Wildlife Warden, Punjab, 2009 (Personal communication) and www.wildlifepunjab.org