Indian RhinocerosRhinoceros unicornis
PLAY: The Indian rhino has a MOVE of 2.
FACT: Nepal’s first conservation law ensured the protection of rhinos and their habitat in 1957.
Wild YakBos mutus
PLAY: The wild yak has a MOVE of 2
FACT: The wild yak was once considered extinct in Nepal, but was rediscovered in 2014. Nepalese currency celebrated this discovery.
Bengal TigerPanthera tigris tigris
PLAY: This Bengal tiger has a MOVE of 2.
FACT: In 2018, scientists estimated only 220 to 274 of these tigers in Nepal.
Snow LeopardPanthera Uncia
PLAY: The snow leopard has a MOVE of 2
FACT: This leopard is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List with estimates of less than 10,000 left on the planet.
Musk DeerMoschus Leucogaster
PLAY: The musk deer has a MOVE of 2
FACT: This animal is hunted for its musk which is one of the most valuable animal-derived products in the world.
Bar Headed GooseAnser indicus
TERAI, HILL, MOUNTAIN
PLAY: This goose has a FLIGHT of 2
FACT: The bar-headed goose is one of the highest flying birds, seen flying over mountains such as Mount Makalu and potentially Everest.