IMM - Flora and Fauna: photo 39
Photo 39 of 49 in Gallery: IMM - Flora and Fauna
Image title: Kasturimrig (Musk Deer)
Kasturimrig (कस्तुरीमृग) in Nepali refers to animals (musk deers) from the Moschus genus and Moschidae family. It is is mentioned as one of the “Protected animals of Nepal”.
The word Kasturimrig can also be transliterated as Kasturimriga, Kasturi-mriga (mrig), Kasturīmṛg, Kasturīmṛga, or Kasturī-mṛga (mṛg).
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).