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Important Fauna

Important Flora

Common name

Zoological Name

Common name

Botanical Name

Blue Bull

Boselaphus tragocamelus

Arjun

Terminalia arjuna

Hare

Lepus nigricollis

Beri

Ziziphus jujube

Jackal

Canis aureus

Jamun

Syzigium cumini

Jungle Cat

Felis chaus

Karir

Capparis aphylla

Rhesus Monkey

Macaca mulatta

Karonda

Carissa karanda

Black Partridge

Melanoperdix niger

Khair

Acacia catechu

Grey Partridge

Perdix perdix

Kikar

Acacia nilotica

Peafowl

Pavo cristatus

Mesquite

Prosopis juliflora

Rose Ringed Parakeet

Psittacula krameri

Mulberry

Mulberry spp.

Spotted Owlet

Athene brama

Shisham

Dalbergia sissoo

 


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