Wednesday, May 9, 2007

MNR - 061 - Nilgiri Tahr, Eravikulam

Stock Image No: MNR - 061
Nilgiri Tahr, Eravikulam National park, Munnar. The Nilgiri Tahrs are stocky goats with short, coarse fur and a bristly mane. Males are larger than the females, and have a darker color when mature. Both sexes have curved horns, which are larger in the males, reaching up to 40 cm for males and 30 cm for females. Adult males weigh 80–100 kg and stand about 100 cm tall at the shoulder.
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