Panna National Park

Wild Animals in Panna National Park

Mammals:

Tiger in Panna National ParkTiger (Panthera tigris tigris), the king of the jungle, roams freely in this secure, though a bit small habitat along with its fellow beings - leopard (Panthera pardus), wild dog (Cuon alpinus), wolf (Canis lupus), hyaena (Hyaena hyaena), caracal (Felus caracal) and other smaller cats. Sloth bear has its most favourite home in the rock escarpments and undisturbed vales. The wooded areas are dotted with sambar, the largest of Indian deers, chital and chowsingha. One can easily see nilgai and chinkara in most open areas in the grasslands, specially on the periphery.

Avifauna:

Deer in Panna National ParkThe avifauna comprises more than 200 species, including a host of migratory birds. One can see white necked stork, bareheaded goose, honey Buuzzard, King vulture, Blossom headed Parakeet, Paradise flycatcher, to name a few.

Reptiles:

Variety of snakes, including the python and other reptiles are found here.