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- noun Gazella bennettii, a species of
gazellefound in India, Pakistanand Iran
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Among the mammal fauna, the blackbuck (Antilope cervicapra), chinkara (Gazella bennettii), caracal (Felis caracal), and desert fox (Vulpes bengalensis) inhabit the open plains, grasslands, and saline depressions known as chappar or rann in the core area of the desert.
Thar desert 2008
In addition to these lions, several other threatened mammal species deserve conservation attention, namely the threatened chousingha (Tetracerus quadricornis), blackbuck (Antilope cervicapra), and chinkara (Gazella bennettii).
The mammal community includes several ungulates of conservation importance such as the blackbuck (Antilope cervicapra), the chinkara (Gazella bennettii), and the small Indian chevrotain or mouse deer (Moschiola meminna).
Antelopes chinkara or Indian gazelle (Gazella bennettii) are found in western Baluchistan, and hog deer (Axis porcinus) are common to the Indus plain and southwest Quetta.
Neither exceptionally species-rich nor high in endemism, the ecoregion nevertheless harbors viable populations of chinkara (Gazella bennettii), chousingha (Tetracerus quadricornis), and blackbuck (Antilope cervicapra)
The chinkara gazelle (G. bennetti), smaller than the goitered gazelle, inhabits the southeastern plains.
Wargrave armed with a sporting Mannlicher rifle, set off on a long tramp to look for _chinkara_, which are pretty little antelope with curving horns.
The Jungle Girl Gordon Casserly
The colour of the skin is light brown, somewhat like a chinkara, white inside the limbs and under the belly.
Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon Robert Armitage Sterndale 1870
One day, I saw that a village dog had killed a chinkara fawn's mother.
I only had to read the phrase "Zdenek Zeman" to know i'm going to enjoy this pod. chinkara
Football news, match reports and fixtures | guardian.co.uk Raphael Hon 2010
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