Mammals

A total of 36 species of mammals including large and smaller ones are identified in Shendurney Wildlife Sanctuary. Among this Nilgiri langur, Lion-tailed macaque, Nilgiri marten and Brown palm civet are endemic to Western Ghats.

Checklist of mammals in Shendurney wild life sanctuary

  1. Slender Loris – Loris tardigradus malabaricus
  2. Bonnet macaque – Macaca radiata
  3. Nilgiri langur – Trachypithecus johni
  4. Lion-tailed macaque – Macaca silenus
  5. Jungle cat – Felis chaus
  6. Tiger – Panthera tigris
  7. Leopard – Panthera pardus
  8. Small Indian civet – Viverricula indica
  9. Toddy cat – Paradoxurus hermaphroditus
  10. Brown palm civet – Paradoxurus jerdoni
  11. Common mongoose – Herpestes edwardsii
  12. Stripe necked mongoose – Herpestes vitticollis
  13. Ruddy mongoose – Herpestes smithii
  14. Brown mongoose – Herpestes fuscus
  15. Wild dog – Cuon alpinus
  16. Sloth bear – Melursus ursinus
  17. Indian flying fox – Pteropus gigantius
  18. Indian false vampire – Megaderma lyra
  19. Three striped palm squirrel – Funambulus palmaram
  20. Malabar giant squirrel – Ratufa indica maxima
  21. Flying squirrel – Petaurista Petaurista
  22. Small travancore flying squirrel – Petinomys fuscocapillus
  23. Indian mole rat – Bandicota bengalensis
  24. Common house rat – Rattus rattus
  25. Brown rat – Rattus norvegicus
  26. Indian porcupine – Hystrix indica
  27. Elephant – Elephas maximus
  28. Gaur – Bos gaurus
  29. Sambar – Cervus unicolor
  30. Barking deer – Muntjacus muntjac
  31. Mouse deer – Tragulus meminna
  32. Wild boar – Sus scrofa
  33. Indian pangolin – Manis crassicaudata
  34. Black naped hare – Lepus nigricollis
  35. Leopard cat-Prionailurus bengalensis
  36. Nilgiri marten- Martes gwatkinsii
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