Sri Lanka is One of only 34 Biodiversity Hotspots in the World

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Sri Lankan Elephant
The Sri Lankan elephant is one of three recognized subspecies of the Asian elephant, and native to Sri Lanka. Since 1986, Elephas maximus has been listed as endangered by IUCN as the population has declined…
Sri Lankan Junglefowl
The Sri Lankan Junglefowl is a member of the Galliformes bird order which is endemic to Sri Lanka, where it is the national bird. The Sri Lankan Junglefowl is common in every part of Sri Lanka, wherever…
Green-billed Coucal
The green-billed coucal is a member of the cuckoo order of birds, the Cuculiformes, which also includes the roadrunners, the anis, and the hoatzin. It is endemic to Sri Lanka. The green-billed coucal…
Common Krait
The common krait known as Thel Karawala (තෙල් කරවලා) in Sinhala and Kattu Viriyan (கட்டு விரியன்) in Tamil, is most venomous land snake in Sri Lanka.…

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