Monthly Archives: May 2018

National Animal of Malawi

Thomson’s gazelle is the official national animal of Malawi. The scientific name of the Thomson’s gazelle or the Tommie gazelle is Eudorcas thomsonii. The national animal of Malawi, the Thomson’s gazelle is the smallest, daintiest and fastest of all gazelles, which was named after the Scottish explorer, Joseph Thomson who explored Africa in 1890.The word “gazelle”...

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National Animal of Libya

The Lion or the Barbaric Lion is the official national animal of Libya. Panthera Leo Leo is the scientific name of Barbary Lion. It is also known as also called Atlas lion and North Africa lion. The Barbary lion occurred in Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Libya, Somalia, and Algeria. The Barbary lion is perhaps wiped out...

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National Animal of Zimbabwe

Antelope is the official national animal of Zimbabwe. Antelope was entitled as the official Zimbabwe national animal.  The Giant Sable Antelope is a greatly respected animal which may be one of the reasons it survived the long civil war in Zimbabwe. These antelopes are protected in nature parks where hunting is forbidden as they are...

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National animal of Lesotho

Black Rhinoceros is the official National animal of Lesotho. The Black Rhinoceros was entitled as the “official Lesotho’s National animal”. Diceros bicornis is the scientific name of the Black Rhino, which is commonly known as Black Rhinoceros, African Black Rhinoceros, and Black Rhino. It is also known as hook-lipped rhinoceros. Lesotho’s National animal, The Black...

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National Animal of Kyrgyzstan

The Markhor is the official national animal of Kyrgyzstan. The Markhor was entitled as the official Kyrgyzstan national animal. Capra falconeri is the scientific name of Markhor, which is also known as the screw horn goat. The wild goat Markhor have been divided into five subspecies such as; Kashmir Markhor (Capra falconeri cashmiriensis), Astor Markhor...

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National animal of Kazakhstan

Golden Eagle is the national animal of Kazakhstan, which scientifically known as Aquila chrysaetos, which is also called European golden eagle. Kazakhstan’s national animal Golden Eagle is one of the leading species among the Eagles. This subspecies is found almost throughout Europe including the British Isles (mainly in Scotland), most part of Scandinavia, southern and northern part of France, Italy and Austria. It...

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National Animal of Israel

Israeli Gazelle is the official national animal of Israel. Israeli Gazelle was entitled as the official Israeli national animal. The scientific name of the Israeli gazelle or the mountain gazelle is Gazella gazella. The word “gazelle” originated from the Ethiopian word “Dangelo” which means “swift deer.” Gazelles are known as speedy animals. Some are able...

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National animal of Ireland

Red deer is the national animal of Ireland, which scientifically known as Cervus elaphus. Ireland’s national animal Red deer is one of the leading species among the deer. They are commonly known as Red deer or western deer, those are dwelling in Algeria; Armenia; Austria; Belarus; Belgium; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Czech Republic; Denmark; Estonia;...

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National Animal of Iraq

The Goat is the national animal of Iraq. The Goat was entitled as the official Iraq’s national animal. Capra aegagrus hircus is the scientific name of Goat.  The national animal of Iraq is Goat, which is mainly found in South Asia. China is most goat producing country. Other main occurring countries are India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Iran, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Burkina Faso, Brazil, Indonesia, Kenya, Mali,...

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