Hi... I am Robin Sunny, from a forest village called Inchathotty near by Neriamangalam, The Gateway of High Range. My village is surrounded by forest from three sides and the other side covered by Periyar River, The Beautiful River of Kerala...

WildLife Population @ Kerala,India

.Nestled in the lush forests of the Western ghats in Kerala are 12 Wildlife sanctuaries and two National Parks.
The following are the Wildlife Sanctuaries / National Parks in Kerela :
1. Peppara Wildlife sanctuary
2. Neyyar Wildlife sanctuary
3. Shenduruni Wildlife sanctuary
5. Idduki Wildlife sanctuary
6. Chinnar Wildlife sanctuary
7. Parambikulam Wildlife sanctuary
8. Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary
9. Muthanga Wildlife sanctuary
10. Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary
12. Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
13. Silent Valley National Park
14. Eravikulam National Park

Main animals in the sanctuaries of Kerela are :
Elephants, gaur, sambar, deer, wild dogs, jungle cats, tigers, wild boars, sloth bears, leopards, lion tailed macaques, Nilgiri Tahrs, langur, malabar giant squirrel, flying squirrel, tiger,panthers, spotted deer, grizzled giant squirrels, Hanuman langurs, peacocks, star tortoises, wild dogs, civet cats, The Atlas moth, bonnet, macaques, Loris, mongoose, foxen, bears, barking deer, pangolins, bison, bears etc..
The Reptiles found in the sanctuaries of Kerala are :
Cobra, Viper, krait, a number of non poisonous snakes, bicoloured frogs, crocodiles, varanur pond terrapins, cane turtles, star tortoises, geckoes, skunks, chameleons, spectacled cobras, pythons, green keel backs, rat snakes, vine snakes, monitor lizards etc...
Main birds seen in the sanctuaries of Kerela are :

Water fowl, Cuckoo, Owl, Egret, Heron, Water duck, Migratory Siberian Duck, Jungle fowls, Mynas, Laughing thrushes, Black bulbuls, Peafowls, Woodpeckers, Kingfishers, The hornbill, Stork, Raptor, Darter, Cormorant, Grackle, Cluster, Indian rollers, Common snipes, Crow pheasants, Jungle nightjars, Kites, Grey drongos, Malabar trogons, Llarge pied wagtails, Baya sparrows, Grey jungle fowls, Indian hill mynas, Robins, Jungle babblers, Sunbirds, Peacocks, Crimson-throated barbets, Bee-eaters, Shrikes, Fairy bluebirds, Grey-headed fishing eagles, Black winged kites, Night herons, Grey hornbills, Malabar hornbills  and more than 253 additional species including migrant birds..
Main flora in the sanctuaries of Kerela  are Teak, maruthu, karimaruthi, rosewood, venteak, vengal, chadachi, mazhukanjiram, bamboo, neem, nanjanathi, sandal, dendrocalamus, marythu, vaka, , mulluvenka. elavu,manjakadambu pala, vembu, aval etc... and over 1800 flowering plants including 171 grass species, 143 species of orchids etc...

Name of Animal







Aana (Elephant)

5737 6965

Nilgiri Tahr (Ibex)
1075 1317


Katti, Gaur (Wild Ox)

4151 14787

Mlavu (Sambhar deer)
10665 1917 13661 30414

Pulliman (Spotted deer) 
625 1466 14882 38391

Kezhaman (Barking deer) 
1025 1198

Kooraman (Mouse deer)
550 597

Kattupanni (Wild boar)
40963 7278 40425 60940

Mullanpanni (Porcupine) 695 624

Karadi (Bear)
420 121

Malayannan (Malabar Giant Squirrel)
1384 1217 63474 88919

Champal Malayannan
 (Grizzled Giant Squirrel)
75 150

Simhavalan Kurangu
 (Lion tailed Macaque)
870 599


Hanuman Kurangu
(Hanuman Macaque)


Karimkurangu (Nilgiri Langur)
2987 2395 24809 51517

Vellakurangu (Bonnet Macaque)
4860 6869

Kaduva (Tiger)

73 71

Puli (Leopard)
16 26

Chennaya (Wild dog)
358 709

Veruku (Small Indian Civet)


Malamuzhakki Vezhampal
(Great Indian Hornbill)


(Grey Jungle Fowl)




Perumpampu (Rock Python)


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