Animal List in Bandhavgarh
Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve is a prime tiger habitat. It is home to Central Indian fauna with more than 22 species of mammals. Hanuman langur and rhesus macaque represent the primate group. Among the carnivore species tiger, leopard, wolf, jackal, fox, ratel, gray and ruddy mongoose, striped hyena, wild dog and jungle cat have been notified. Ungulates include barking deer, four horned deer, spotted deer, sambhar, chinkara, nilgai and wild boar. Porcupine, flying squirrel, lesser bandicoot rat and three-striped palm squirrel belong to Family Rodentia.
The nocturnal animals and birds are the night jars, owls Eurasian thick knee, small Indian civet and toddy cat and Rufus-tailed. The wild dog, Bengal fox, sloth bear, leopard and tiger found in Bandhavgarh are endangered animals.