nicobar megapode upsc
UPSC Exam Comprehensive News Analysis. March 21st,
It is located in the Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India. It is located on the island of Great Nicobar. It is home to Nicobarese megapode and pigeon.
UPSC Exam Comprehensive News Analysis. May 10th, 2021
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‘FOREIGN’ PLASTIC INVADES GREAT NICOBAR ISLAND
Endemic species: The Narcondam hornbill, its habitat restricted to a lone island; the Nicobar megapode, a bird that builds nests on the ground; the Nicobar tree shrew, a small molelike mammal; the Longtailed Nicobar macaque, and the Andaman day gecko, are among the 1,067 endemic faunal species found only on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and
UPSC Daily Current Affairs, Prelim Bits
Galathea Bay is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that houses many forest types, has one of the world’s best preserved tropical rainforests. It is home to the Nicobar wild pig, Nicobar tree shrew, the Great Nicobar crested serpent eagle, the Great Nicobar crake, the Nicobar cat snake, Nicobar paradise flycatcher and the Nicobar megapode.