IMM - Flora and Fauna: photo 26
Photo 26 of 49 in Gallery: IMM - Flora and Fauna
Image title: Gaurigarh (Gaur)
Gaurigarh (गौरीगार्ह) in Nepali refers to the animal Gaur (Bos gaurus or “Indian bison”, from the Bos genus and Bovidae family). It is is mentioned as one of the “Protected animals of Nepal”.
The word Gaurigarh can also be transliterated as Gaurigarha, Gaurīgārh or Gaurīgārha.
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).