Five-Striped Palm Squirrel
The Gaur is a type of bison, and is the largest wild bovine found in the world. Males weigh up to a ton and a half. Yes, this one probably could have taken on our safari jeep and won if it had a mind to. Luckily it was busy doing what bovines usually do - eating.
We saw the Gaur at Kanha Tiger Reserve, where we sepnt 2 1/2 days and encountered Jungle Cat, Sloth Bear and three types of deer. Spotted Deer were all over the place:
Barking Deer were more secretive and uncommon, staying in the forest. Check out the facial pattern:
And Swamp Deer:
I have to stop monkeying around and get back to work. Here's a langur: