IMM - Flora and Fauna: photo 35
Photo 35 of 49 in Gallery: IMM - Flora and Fauna
Image title: Yak (Wild Yak)
Yak (याक) in Nepali refers to the animal Wild Yak (Bos mutus, from the Bos genus and Bovidae family). It is is mentioned as one of the “Protected animals of Nepal”.
The word Yak can also be transliterated as Yāk, Yāka or Yaka.
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).