Their strength and sheer power is why they are such effective hunters. They customarily like to hunt medium to large animals such as gaur, water buffalo, sambal, chitar, mottled deer, wild boar and other types of deer. They will sometimes hunt small animals like rabbits and porcupines, or can attack livestock as a result of the invasiveness of humans that also leads to the hunting of tigers. They will use a combination of stealth and camouflage to get up very close to the prey and will attack from the side or behind. As large as the tiger is, it can consume up to 40 kilograms of food, but will consistently eat less.
Pangolins, scaly creatures of Africa and Asia, currently lie at the brink of extinction. Eight different pangolin species exist throughout the two continents. The four Asian species include the Indian Pangolin, the Philippine Pangolin, Sunda Pangolin, and the Chinese pangolins; the four African species include the White Bellied Tree Pangolin, the Giant Ground Pangolin, the Ground Pangolin, and the Black Bellied Tree Pangolin (Panaino). Of these species, the Chinese pangolin and the Sunda pangolin identify as Critically Endangered. Organizations list the Indian Pangolin and the Philippine Pangolin as Endangered and the remaining four species as Vulnerable.
A Tonkinse description and coats of many colours Tonkinese cats are beautiful, elegant and of Foreign type. They are considered moderate in that they have no extreme features. Their build is lithe and well balanced, firm and muscular with an elegant body on slender legs and neat oval paws all in exquisite proportion to each other. They have slightly rounded chests and their flanks are level. Their back rises gently from their shoulders to their rump demonstrating a truly elegant predator's body.
Once found in forests across Sumatra, orangutans only survive in two providences: North Sumatra and Aceh. Experts suggest that they could be the first Great Ape species to become extinct in the wild. Humans have hunted the primates since their arrival in Indonesia. The greatest threats to the orangutans survival are habitat loss and the illegal pet trade. The mother of the young is killed and the young is captured to be sold into the exotic pet trade.
Tiger Salamander – Native Species Description: Tiger salamanders can be brown, to greenish or gray in color. They usually have brilliant yellow stripes or dots, or brown splotches over the length of their bodies, while some may have no markings at all. Range: They are found throughout most of the United States, the southern part of Canada, and eastern Mexico. Habitat: They prefer to live in deep burrows that are near ponds, lakes, or slow-moving streams. Food Habits: They feed at night on worms, insects, frogs, and even other salamanders.
It has a round head with almond-shaped eyes. Its triangular ears stand erect and are definitely furry. Some of them have what we call "winter nose", which makes their noses pink on winter. It is considered as one of the dog breeds that has a wolfish appearance. It also has an arched neck, furry and oval feet, and sickle-curve tail.
45 species of birds from Assam find mention in the Indian Red Data Book and include white winged wood duck, Blyth’s Tragopan, Greater Adjutant, lesser Adjutant, Leser whitefronted Goose, Merbled Teal, Beer’s Pochard, Palla’s Sea Eagle, Greater spotted Eagle, Green Peafowl, white rumped vulture, longbilled vulture etc. D. Reptilian Diversity Assam’s varied physiography and habitant conditions support a rich variety of reptilian population. Gangetic gharial, 19 species of tortoises and 77 species of snakes and lizards are found in the state. E. Amphibian Diversity Assam and other parts of the
There are around 5 different climate zones in Asia: Tropical, dry/desert, temperate, cold and polar/tundra. Therefore you can find deserts, steppes, savannahs, tropical rainforests, deciduous forest, taiga (coniferous forest), tundra and land/sea/drift ice. But there are also mountains like the Himalaya in Asia. They consist of different altitude belts. So actually you can find every single landscape that exists on earth in Asia.
The population includes multi-ethnic; Thai people, hilltribes, and Chinese immigrants to live in the mountain. Each race has a unique culture, tradition and lifestyle with the local play, show and beautiful traditional costumes that are fascinating and attracting both Thai and foreign tourists to visit the Northern region of Thailand (Tourism Authority of Thailand, 2014). Since the past 5-6 years, Thai tourism faces various problems, both internal and from outside which makes Thai
Species diversity – a variety of organism in ecosystem 3. Ecosystem diversity - variability of habitat and level of organizations with the variation of ecosystem on the earth. 2.2 Bird Diversity A Guide to the Birds of Thailand (12) has indicated the finding of 915 species of bird in 1990 of which 2 species, White eyed–river Martin (Pseudochelidon sirintarae) and Deignan’s Martin (Stachyris rodolphei) are endemic in Thailand (13). The publication has also suggested that 62 additional bird species may be found in the future since these species have already been recorded in neighbor countries. The prediction made in the book is proved that it is