Mammals

Vertebrate species other than birds, recorded from the Mathikettan area during the two days observation are given below

Semnopithecus johnii Fischer, 1829 – Nilgiri langur

Cuon alpinus Pallas, 1811 – Asiatic wild dog

Panthera pardus Linnaeus, 1758 – Leopard

Cervus unicolor Kerr, 1792 – Sambar

Bos gaurus Smith, 1827 – Gaur

Elephas maximus, Linnaeus, 1758 – Asian elephant