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Important Fauna

Important Flora

Common name

Zoological Name

Common name

Botanical Name

Barking deer

Muntiacus muntjak

Amb

Mangifera indica

Cobra

Naja naja

Amla

Emblica officinalis

Garden Lizard

Calotes versicolor

Arjun

Terminalia arjuna

Hare

Lepus nigricollis

Bargad

Ficus bengalensis

Hog deer

Axis porcinus

Bamboo

Dendrocalamous strictus

Indian Pangolin

Manis crassiaudata

Dhak

Butea monosperma

Jackal

Canis aureus

Khair

Acacia catechu

Jungle Cat

Felis chaus

Kikar

Acacia nilotica

Mongoose

Herpestes javanicus

Krembal

Lemna grandis

Monitor Lizard

Varanus bengalensis

Mesquite

Prosopis juliflora

Porcupine

Hystrix indica

Neem

Azadirachata indica

Python

Python molurus

Pipal

Ficus religiosa

Rat Snake

Ptyas mucosus

Chilbil Papri

Holoptelia integrifolia

Sambar

Cervus unicolor

Shisham

 Dalbergia sissoo

Wild Boar

 Sus scrofa

Siris

Albizia lebbeck

Red Jungle Fowl

Gallus gallus

Subabul

Leucaena leucocephala


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