barasinga

(redirected from Barasingha)
Also found in: Wikipedia.

barasinga

(ˌbærəˈsɪŋɡə) or

barasingha

n
(Animals) a species of deer, Cervus duvaucelii, native to India and Nepal, known for the many-pointed nature of its antlers
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
The deer and Barasingha are found in the desert which lies close to the Indian border.
Normal haematological values of axis deer (Axis axis), Pere David's deer (Elaphurus davidianus) and barasingha (Cervus duvauceli).
Significant populations of the Bengal tiger, leopards, sloth bears, and the barasingha can be found interspersed amidst the trees and in the meadows; that make Kanha one of India's most visually stunning natural locations.
Herds of spotted deer, gaur, sambar and the endangered barasingha are all fairly generous with their darshan.
Sap is mixed with hingul (1), arsenic, and barasingha (2) and burnt to ashes.
Next up are visits to Kanha and Bandhavgarh National Parks, IndiaOs signature wildlife areas, where open 4X4 jeeps take travelers in search of leopards, tigers, hyenas, bears, barasingha deer, wild boar and a wide variety of colorful birds.
The common tiger prey species are chital, sambar, gaur, barasingha (Cervus duracell), wild pig, and muntjac.
The neighbouring Kanha natural reserve, the inspiration for Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book, showcases no less than a 1,000 species of flowering plants, and is spotted by lush grassland meadows which are frequented by the pride of the jungle, the 'barasingha' or swamp deer.
Part of the prestigious Project Tiger, it is also an essential for the protection of the endangered barasingha (12-antlered deer).