Thursday, September 8, 2011


The Indian Elephant (Elephas maximus indicus) is one of three recognized subspecies of the Asian elephant, and native to mainland Asia. Since 1986, Elephas maximus has been listed as endangered by IUCN as the population has declined by at least 50% over the last three generations, estimated to be 60–75 years. The species is pre-eminently threatened by habitat loss, degradation and fragmentation,captured from muthumala(mysore road)karnadaka and thamilnadu border.


രമേശ്‌ അരൂര്‍ said...

ആനയെ കണ്ടാല്‍ പുറത്തേറാന്‍ തോന്നും :)

Lipi Ranju said...

Kollaam :)