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ENDANGERED MAMMALS OF TIBET

Common Name, Tibetan Name, Scientific Name

Takin, Bamen, Budorcas taxicolor

Takin, Bamen, B.t. taxicolor

Tibetan takin, Bamen, B.t. tibetana

Whitei takin, Bamen, B.t. whitei

Tibetan wild yak, Drong, Bos grunniens

Ibex, Capra, ibex

Sumatra, serow, Capricornis sumatraensis

White-lipped Deer, Shawa chukar, Cervus albirostris

Shou or Red deer, Cervus elaphus wallichi

McNeil's Deer, Shawa, Cervus elaphus macneilli

Pere David's deer, Shawa, Elaphurus davidianus

Himalayan tahr, Hemitragus jemlahicus

Musk deer, lawa, Moschus sefanicus

lawa, Moschus fuscus

lawa, Moschus cephalophus

Red goral, ra-mar, Naemorhedus cranbrooki

Goral, Naemorhedus, goral

Tibetan argali sheep, Nyan, Ovis ammon hodgsoni

Tibetan antelope, Tsod, Pantholops hodgsoni

Blue-sheep or bharal, Nawa na, Pseudois nayaur

Giant panda, Thomtra, Ailuropoda melanoleuca

Red panda, Wob or Thomtra marchung, Ailurus fulgens

Oriental small-clawed otter, Saam, Aonyx cinerea

Otter, Saam, Lutra lutra

Lynx, Yi, Lynx lynx

Stone/beech marten, Ogkar, Martes foina

Clouded leopard, Goong-zig, Neofelis nebulosa

Siberian Tiger, Siberia Taag, Panthera tigris altaica

Snow leopard, Saa or Gang-zig, Panthera uncia

Black bear, Dom nakpo, Selenarctos thibetanus

Tibetan brown bear, Dom gyamuk, Ursus arctos pruinosus

Kyang or Tibetan wild ass, Kyang, Equus hemionus kiang

Golden or snub-nosed monkey, Ser-tral, Rhinopithecus roxellanae

Assamese macaque, Assam tay, Macaca assamensis

Rhesus macaque, Tay, Macaca mulatta

Tibetan macaque, Bokyi tay, Macca thibetana


ENDANGERED BIRDS

Common Name, Scientific Name

Wood snipe, Capella nemoricola

Black-tailed godwit, Limosa limosa

Spoonbill, Platalea leucorodia

Tibetan sand grouse, Syrrhaptes tibetanus

Rufous-necked hornbill, Aceros nepalensis

Golden eagle, Aquila chrysaetos

Long-legged boteo, Buteo rufinus

Saker falcon, Falco cherrug

Lammmergeier/bearded vulture, Gypaetus barbatus

Pallas's fishing eagle, Haliaetus leucoryphus

Brahminy kite, Haliastur indus

Red-breasted Hill Patridge, Arborophila mandellii

Rufous-throated patridge, Arborophila rufogularis

Tibetan patridge, Perdix hodgsoniae

Tibetan eared pheasant, Crossoptilon crossoptilon

Blood pheasant, Ithaginis cruentus

Tibetan patridge, Arborophila rufpectus

Snow patridge, Lerwa lerwa

Himalayan monal/Monal pheasant, Lophophorus impejanus

Sclater's monal pheasant, Lophophorus sclateri

Kalij Pheasant, Lophura leucomelanos

Himalayan snowcock, Tetraogallus himalayensis

Tibetan snowcock, Tetraogallus tibetanus

Blyth's tragopan/Grey bellied tragopan, Tragopan blythii

Satyr tragopan, Tragopan satyr

Temminck tragopan, Tragopan temminckii

Demoiselle crane, Anthropoides virgo

Black-necked crane, Grus nigricollis

Koslow bunting, Emberiza koslowi

Long-billed calandra lark, Melanocorypha maxima

Red-headed trogon, Harpactes erythrocephalus

Sources: McCue, 1991; Li 1995; Ali 1996.



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