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The Lammergeier or Bearded Vulture

 

COMMON NAME

The Lammergeier or Bearded Vulture

ZOOLOGICAL NAME

Gypaetus barbatus aureus

LOCAL NAME

Laknangbang(Lep)

FAMILY Accipitridae
SUB-FAMILY  
DISTRIBUTION

 

Common in Sikkim,but not abundant between 4000 and 16,000 ft.and also up to 24,000 ft in Gangtok,Lachen,Lachung etc.

DESCRIPTION

Eagle-like,with cream coloured feathered head and neck.

 

 

 

 

 

Rhododendron

   Amongst the many floral treaties of Sikkim Himalaya one of the earliest ones may be found over the genus Rhododendron (Gk. rhodo = red, dendrons = tree ).  

 

History

Species
Distribution
Rarity Status
L.K Rai Notes
Uses
Bibliography
 

Orchid

  Orchid known for their brilliance in colors, unusual shapes attractive growth habits, variety in fragrance and exquisite beauty can attract any nature lovers.

 

Introduction

History

Cultivation

The Genus

Bibliography

 

Medicinal Plant

Sikkim with its total geographical area of 7,096 sq km is bestowed with a huge diversity of flora and fauna.

 
 Introduction
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 Species
Bibliography
 
 

 

 

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