Eravikulam National Park
About Eravikulam National Park
Eravikulam National Park is precisely situated in the High Ranges (Kannan Devan Hills) of South West Ghats in the Devikolam Taluk of area Idukki in the state of Kerala, India having the area of scopes between 10º 05′ – 10º 20′ N Latitude and the longitudinal area of 77º 0′ – 77º 10′ E. Etymologically, Eravikulam is by and large renowned for different sorts of streams and pools.
The significant kind of fauna accessible in this park comprises three noteworthy sorts of groups that are – fields, bushland, and timberlands. Fundamentally the geology over 2000m is predominantly secured meadows.
There are additionally numerous little scraps of woodlands in ravines and the hollows of this zone. The area present at the more profound side of the valleys is expansively forested.
Along with the incline’s bases there are the bush’s transcendence handles that have been mixed in rough pieces regions. Eupatorium glandulosum antibacterial Eupatorium species can be found here.
Other than the real surviving specie of vertebrates the nilgiri tahr, other 26 types of warm blooded animals have additionally be encoded in the region of this stop that is indirect 750 species. Some different species are gaur and sambar deer.
Majestic jackal, wild canine, jungle cat, panther, dhole and tiger are sure species that goes about as the fundamental predators around there.
Some other little known creatures are additionally found like nilgiri langur, Indian porcupine, stripe-necked mongoose, nilgiri marten, ruddy mongoose, little tore otter and (Funambulus sublineatus) dusky striped squirrel. Elephants are likewise discovered however occasionally.
Close around 132 types of flying creatures can likewise be seen here like endemics, for example, black-and-orange flycatcher, nilgiri wood pigeon, nilgiri pipit, nilgiri verditer flycatcher, and white-bellied short wing.