Fully grown Indian gazelles weigh 20 to 25 kg. They can go without water for long periods and can get sufficient fluids from plants and dew. Breeding season Breeding seasons occur from late August to early October and again from March to the end of April Range number of offspring 1 to 3 Range gestation period 5 to 5. India Environment Portal Resources: When alarmed, the herd takes off at a frantic pace, then stops m away to discover the cause of the alarm. Recent chromosomal studies of the chinkara indicate no connection with either gazella or dorcas. Arshad and Hussain Gill, ; Bobra, et al.

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Hypoderma dianaa species of warbler, lays its eggs on the legs of Indian gazelles.

Horns can reach lengths of to mm in adult males. Submit Please enter a valid email address.


This page was last modified on 9 Aprilat Herd size ranges from two to ten animals Stockley. The spelling and taxonomic classification of G. Eco India Information Guide.

ADW: Gazella bennettii: INFORMATION

In winter, the white belly and throat fur is in greater contrast. The karyological differences underscore the necessity of establishing Gazella bennetti as a distinct species Furley et al. Subscribe to Weekly Newsletter:. Females also have horns, though they are much slenderer and smaller than those of males.

Prey abundance and prey selection by tigers in a semiarid, dry deciduous forest in western India. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. They could also be spotted in the Bandhavgarh and Ranthambore National Park.

Khushal Habibi Originally Published: Arshad and Hussain Gill, Bubalus Domestic water buffalo B. Biological Conservation The Mammals of India. Russian Journal of Ecology41 6: Gestation chinkaar lasts for 5 -6 months. Pantholops Tibetan antelope P.

Annals of Arid Zone31 2: Indian gazelles have a gestation period of 5 to 5. Savannas are grasslands with scattered individual trees that do not form a closed canopy.

Inthe Indian chinkara population was estimated atwith 80, living in chinnkara Thar Desert. In profile the horns of an adult male are S-shaped. The region has a lot of wildlife significance since it is the only habitat for endangered Indian Gazelles.


The incidents also highlight the increasing menace of stray dogs to wild animals in India. Indian gazelles are also hunted for their skin, meat, and occasionally for horns, which serve as trophies. Family Bovidae subfamily Bovinae.

State gets first chinkara sanctuary

Chinkaras are shy and avoid human habitation. Vegetation is made up mostly of grasses, the height and species diversity of which depend largely on the amount of moisture available. Cause of death included getting entangled in wire fencing and being attacked by stray dogs.

Cihnkara chinkara Gazella bennettiialso known as the Indian gazelleis a gazelle species native to IranAfghanistanPakistan and India. The sides of the face have dark chestnut stripes from the corner of the eye to the muzzle, bordered by white stripes.