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Email

eldhose.kv@gmail.com

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Mobile

+91 - 944 748 6664

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Telephone

+91 - 485-2570966

List of Mammals

1. Slender Loris

2. Bonnet Macaque

3. Lion Tailed Macaque - Endemic

4. Nilgiri Langur - Endemic

5. Hanuman Langur

6. Sambar Deer

7. Mouse Deer (Chervrotain)

8. Indian Muntjac (Barking Deer)

9. Spotted Deer (Cheetal)

10. Four-Horned Antelope (Chowsingha)

11. Nilgiri Tahr – Endemic

12. Gaur

13. Wild Boar

14. Asian Elephant

15. Sloth Bear

16. Jackal

17. Dhole (Wild Dog)

18. Tiger

19. Common Leopard

20. Jungle Cat

21. Leopard Cat

22. Rust Spotted Cat

23. Fishing Cat

24. Eurasian Otter

25. Smooth – Coated Otter

26. Small – Clawed Otter

27. Nilgiri Marten - Endemic

28. Small Indian Civet

29. Common Palm Civet

30. Brown Palm Civet - Endemic

31. Grey Mongoose

32. Ruddy Mongoose

33. Brown Mongoose

34. Stripe-Necked Mongoose

35. Indian Pangolin

36. Indian Hare (Black-Naped Hare)

37. Madras Hedgehog - Endemic

38. Indian Porcupine

39. Indian Giant Squirrel - Endemic

40. Grizzled Giant Squirrel - Endemic

41. Three – Striped Palm Squirrel

42. Jungle Striped Squirrel

43. Layard's Striped Squirrel - Endemic

44. Dusky Striped Squirrel - Endemic

45. Indian Giant Flying Squirrel

46. Travancore Flying Squirrel - Endemic

47. Marsh Mugger

48. Indian Flying Fox

Eldhose K V

Eldhose K.V is an ardent and experienced ornithologist residing in Thattekkadu Bird Sanctuary in Central Kerala .He focuses on birding in whole of SouthIndia and he has been leading bird tours since 1999.His birding experience go back to his childhood when he was inspired by Dr.Salim Ali's book,"Birdsof Kerala".What started of a hobby grew to an intense passion.

In 1999,Eldhose had the opportunity to assist in the production of the BBC series,"Life of Birds".He identified the habitat and three nests of the elusive RufuosWoodpecker.In appreciation of his knowledge and effort ,Sir David Attenburough giftedEldhose with a pair of binoculars and that started off a profession in birding.

The previous sixteen years of birding were done without any visual aids.This enhanced his capability to identify birds by their calls.Eldhose is an expert in tracking birds by their calls.His dream project is to develop bird habitat by planting ficus trees in rich birding area.