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A herd of Axis deer A big herd of deer, grazing near a water source in India Axis axis,Chital,deer,environment,grazing,green,habitat,india,indian,spotted,water,wild,wildlife Click/tap to enlarge

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  1. What a wonderful sight. Posted 5 years ago

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The chital or cheetal , also known as chital deer, spotted deer or axis deer is a deer which commonly inhabits wooded regions of Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, and in small numbers in Pakistan. The chital goes by various names in India, among which include: ''Chital horin'' in Bengali, ''Thith Muwa'' in Sinhalese, ''Jinke'' in Kannada, ''Pulli Maan'' in Tamil and Malayalam, ''Duppi'' in Telugu, ''Phutuki Horin'' in Assamese, ''Haran/Harin'' in Marathi, and ''Hiran'' in Hindi/Urdu ... more

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
Species identified by Mayur Kotlikar
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Uploaded Apr 18, 2014.