IMM - Flora and Fauna: photo 17
Photo 17 of 49 in Gallery: IMM - Flora and Fauna
Image title: Lingsang (Spotted Lingsang)
Lingsang (लिङ्साङ्) in Nepali refers to the animal Spotted Ligsang (Prionodon pardicolor, from the Prionodon genus and Prionodontidae family). It is is mentioned as one of the “Protected animals of Nepal”.
The word Lingsang can also be transliterated as Liṅgsāṅg, Liṅsāṅ (लिङ्साङ्), Linsan, Liṅgasāṅga (लिङ्गसाङ्ग) or Lingasanga.
The museum exhibitions in this gallery are from the International Mountain Museum in Pokhara. They belong to the category “Flora and Fauna Section” (vanaspati tatha jivjantu shakha).