Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Nilgiri Tahr

Nilgiritragus hylocrius

Description:

Large goat sized Tahr, very solid body and legs. Dark grey on the back, lighter grey and brown on the body and creamy or light grey underneath. Long goat style head, big bright eyes and solid curved horns.

Habitat:

Low scrub rocky hillsides

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

11 Comments

duttagupta35504
duttagupta35504 5 years ago

Oh, wow. Beautiful images!

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 5 years ago

Wonderful!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Oh and well deserved congrats too. :)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Brilliant spotting MW. I know those hills and know how well you've done to capture these guys. Great series.

Wow,awesome series MudWiggle,congrats on the well deserved SOTD and thanks for sharing

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 5 years ago

Congratulations MudWiggle. What a very special find, well done. The baby is such a cutie!

MudWiggle
MudWiggle 5 years ago

Oh wow! Thank you again, that is so awesome. We were very lucky actually to have that close encounter, most of the day they were just vague grey shapes in the hillside. But this mum came down a bit closer and it was a thrill to see the babies also. Thanks PN family!

armadeus.4
armadeus.4 5 years ago

Congratulations!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 5 years ago

Congratualtions MudWiggle!

AshleyT
AshleyT 5 years ago

Congrats, this endangered and endemic ungulate is our Spotting of the Day!

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/projectnoah/pho...

Twitter: https://twitter.com/projectnoah/status/6...

AshleyT
AshleyT 5 years ago

Wonderful photos!

MudWiggle
Spotted by
MudWiggle

Kerala, India

Spotted on Jun 5, 2014
Submitted on Sep 28, 2015

Reference

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team