IMM - Flora and Fauna: photo 36
Photo 36 of 49 in Gallery: IMM - Flora and Fauna
Image title: Nayana (Great Tibetan Sheep)
Nayana (नायन) in Nepali refers to the animal Great Tibetan Sheep (Ovis ammon, from the Ovis genus and Bovidae family). It is is mentioned as one of the “Protected animals of Nepal”.
The word Nayana can also be transliterated as Nāyana.
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).