Photographic evidence of Red Panda Ailurus fulgens Cuvier, 1825 from West Kameng and Shi-Yomi districts of Arunachal Pradesh, India

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Moktan Megha
Sylvia Christi
Rajesh Gopal
Mohnish Kapoor
Ridhima Solanki


Camera-trap photos of Red Panda Ailurus fulgens were obtained from three locations in the state of Arunachal Pradesh in northeastern India during a survey conducted from March to July 2019. Two of the locations are in West Kameng district and one location is in Shi-Yomi district (formerly West Siang). These records are important additions to the currently limited information available for species distribution in the state, and was gathered as part of a tri-country study on the status of tiger habitats in high altitude ecosystems of Bhutan, India, and Nepal. 

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Moktan Megha, Sylvia Christi, Gopal, R., Kapoor, M. and Solanki, R. 2021. Photographic evidence of Red Panda Ailurus fulgens Cuvier, 1825 from West Kameng and Shi-Yomi districts of Arunachal Pradesh, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 13, 9 (Aug. 2021), 19254–19262. DOI:


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