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Important Fauna

Important Flora

Common name

Zoological Name

Common name

Botanical Name

Blue Bull

Boselaphus tragocamelus

Bamboo

Bambusa vulgaris

Hare

Lepus nigricollis

Beri

 Zizyphus mauritiana

Hog deer

Axis porcinus

Drek

Melia azadirachta

Jackal

Canis aureus

Imli

Tamarindus indica

Jungle Cat

Felis chaus

Jamun

Syzigium cumini

Rhesus monkey

Macaca mulatta

Karir

Capparis aphylla

Black partridge

Melanoperdix niger

Karonda

Carissa karanda

Dove

Streptopelia spp.

Khajoor

Phoenix sylvestris

Grey Partridge

Perdix perdix

Kikar

Acacia nilotica

Peafowl

Pavo cristatus

Mesquite

Prosopis juliflora

Rose ringed parakeet

Psittacula krameri

Shisham

Dalbergia sissoo

Spotted owlet

Athene brama

Teak

Tectona grandis

 


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