IMM - Flora and Fauna: photo 28
Photo 28 of 49 in Gallery: IMM - Flora and Fauna
Image title: Caribagh (Leopard Cat)
Caribagh (चरीबाघ) in Nepali refers to the animal Leopard Cat (Prionailurus bengalensis, from the Prionailurus genus and Felidae family). It is is mentioned as one of the “Protected animals of Nepal”.
The word Caribagh can also be transliterated as Caribagha, Carībāgh or Carībāgha.
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).