Sri Lanka

What is the National Animal of Sri Lanka?

The Lion or the Asiatic Lion is the official national animal of Sri Lanka. Panthera Leo is the scientific name of Lion. It is also known as the Indian lion and Persian lion. Its historical range included eastern Turkey, Sri Lanka, Mesopotamia, and from east of the Indus River to Bengal and Narmada River in...

What Is The National Flowers of Sri Lanka?

Blue water Lily is the national flower of Sri Lanka. Its scientific name is NymphaeaStellata(now it is renamed as N. Nouchali). It belongs to Nymphaeaceae family, which consists of 70 species that is divided with 8 genera. Its genus of Nymphaea. The water lily is an aquatic type flower. Locally it is known as Nil...