Quiz:- Flora and fauna of India
#1. Which is the only country in the world to have a native population of both Tigers and Lions?
Both Asiatic Lions and Royal Bengal Tigers are native to India.
#2. India, just being 2% of the earth's total landmass, is home to what percentage of biodiversity is present?
8% of total biodiversity has its home in India.
#3. A special breed of a camel named Kharai that can swim in water can be found in which state of India?
Kharai breed of camels can swim and survive on saline plants and mangroves.
#4. Largest Zoo in India is located in which of these cities?
India’s largest zoo is located in Alipore, Kolkata.
#5. How many bird species are only found in India?
Sixty-nine species of birds are endemic to India. In total, India is home to 12% of the world’s bird species.
#6. Gangetic Dolphins that live in Ganga are
Gangetic Dolphins that are born and live in Ganga are blind by birth.
#7. Out of 35 biodiversity hotspots of the world, how many are located in India?
The Western Ghats, the Himalayas, the Indo-Burma region and Sundaland
#8. How many species of reptiles are only found in India?
One hundred fifty-six reptile species are endemic to India.
#9. How many plant species are found in India?
A total of fifty thousand species of plants are found in India.
#10. Spectacled Cobra is another name of which snake?
Indian Cobra is also know as Spectacled Cobra.