List of Kerala Endemic Species of Birds and Animals

Now in this post i will give list of Kerala Endemic species of animals and birds.But first we discuss about what are endemic species. Endemic species are plants and animals that exist only in one geographical region.Species can be endemic to large or small areas of the earth.

Endemism is the ecological state of a species being unique to a defined geographic location, such as an island,nation,country or other defined zone, or habitat type; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it if they are also found elsewhere.

Species can be endemic to:

  1. A particular continent.
  2. Some part of continent.
  3.  To a single island.
  4.  To a country.
  5.  To a habitat type.

Here is the list of Kerala endemic species of animals,plants and birds.

Kerala Endemic Species of Birds

1. Nilgiri Wood Pigeon
2. Malabar Parakeet
3. Malabar Grey Hornbill
4. Rufous Babbler
5. Whitebellied Treepie
6. Greyheaded Bulbul
7. Wynad Laughing Thrush
8. Black & Orange Flycatcher
9. Nilgiri Flycatcher
10. Whitebellied Blue Flycatcher
11. Nilgiri Pipit
12. Crimsonbacked Sunbird
13. Nilgiri Laughing Thrush
14. Whitebellied Shortwing
15. Broadtailed Grassbird
16. Greybreasted Laughing Thrush

Endemic Animals of Kerala

Nilgiri Pipit

Nilgiri Marten

Nilgiri Langur

Nilgiri Tahr

Nilgiri Laughing Thrush

This is all from my side about Kerala endemic species of animals,plants and birds.If you like this post don’t forget to share it.

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