IMM - Flora and Fauna: photo 32
Photo 32 of 49 in Gallery: IMM - Flora and Fauna
Image title: Hanti (Wild Elephant)
Hanti (हान्ती) in Nepali refers to the animal Wild Elephant (Elephas maximus, from the Elephas genus and Elephantidae family). It is is mentioned as one of the “Protected animals of Nepal”.
The word Hanti can also be transliterated as Hāntī.
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).