State Symbols of India

India is a biodiverse country and contains various kinds of species. The list below shows the India’s States Symbols viz. animals, birds, trees, flowers and butterflies etc.:

 

S.No.

States

Animal

Bird

Tree

Flower

Butterfly

1.

Andhra Pradesh

Blackbuck

Indian Roller

Neem

Water lily

*

2.

Arunachal Pradesh

Mithun

Great Hornbill

Hollong

Foxtail Orchid

*

3.

Assam

Indian One-horned Rhino

White-winged Wood Duck

Hollong

Foxtail Orchids

*

4.

Bihar

Gaur

Indian Roller

Peepal

Kachnar

*

5.

Chhattisgarh

Wild Buffalo

Hill Myna

Sal

Indian Laurel

*

6.

Delhi

Nilgai

House sparrow

Gulmohar

Alfalafa

*

7.

Goa

Gaur

Black Crested Bulbul

Matti

Plumeria Rubra

*

8.

Gujarat

Asiatic Lion

Greater Flamingo

Banyan

Marigold (Galgota)

*

9.

Haryana

Blackbuck

Black Francolin

Peepal

Lotus

*

10.

Himachal Pradesh

Snow Leopard

Western Tragopan

Deodar

Rhododendron

*

11.

Jammu & Kashmir

Hangul

Black necked Crane

Chinar

Rhododendron

*

12.

Jharkhand

Elephant

koel

Sal

Palash/Parrot Tree

*

13.

Karnataka

Elephant

Indian Roller

Sandal wood

Lotus

Southern Birdwing

14.

Kerala

Elephant

Great Hornbill

Coconut

Kanikonna/Golden Shower Tree

*

15.

Madhya Pradesh

Swamp Deer

Paradise Fly catcher

Banyan

Palash/Parrot Tree

*

16.

Maharashtra

Giant Squirrel

Green Imperial Pigeon

Mango

Jarul

Blue Mormon

17.

Manipur

Sangai

Mrs. Hume's Pheasant

Toon

Siroi Lily

*

18.

Meghalaya

Clouded Leopard

Hill Myna

Gamari

Lady Slipper Orchid

*

19.

Mizoram

Hillock Gibbon

Mrs. Hume's Pheasant

Iron Wood

Red Vanda

*

20.

Nagaland

Mithun

Blyth's Tragopan

Alder

Rhododendron

*

21.

Orissa

Elephant

Peacock

Banyan

Ashoka

*

22.

Punjab

Blackbuck

Northern Goshawk

Sheesham

Gladious

*

23.

Rajasthan

Chinkara

Indian Bustard

Khejri

Rohira

*

24.

Sikkim

Red Panda

Blood Pheasant

Rhododendron

Noble Orchid

*

25.

Tamil Nadu

NilgiriTahr

Emerald Dove

Palmyra Palm

Kandhal

*

26.

Telangana

Spotted Deer (Jinka)

Indian Roller (Paalapitta)

Shami (Jammi chettu)

Tanner’s Cassia

*

27.

Tripura

Phayre'sLangur

Green Imperial Pigeon

Agar

Nageshwar

*

28.

Uttarakhand

Musk Deer

Himalayan Monal

Burans

Brahm Kamal

Common Peacock

29.

Uttar Pradesh

Swamp Deer

Sarus Crane

Ashok

Brahm Kamal

*

30.

West Bengal

Fishing cat

White-throated King Fisher

Devil’s Tree

Shephali

*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S.No.

 Union Territories

Animal

Bird

Tree

Flower

Butterfly

31.

Andaman & Nicobar Islands

Dugong

Andaman Wood Pigeon

Andaman Padauk

Pyinma
Tree (Lagerstroemia hypoleuca)

*

32.

Chandigarh

Indian grey Mongoose

Indian grey Hornbill

Mango

Dhak

*

33.

Dadar& Nagar Haveli

*

*

*

*

*

34.

Daman & Diu

*

*

*

*

*

35.

Lakshwadeep

Butterfly Fish

Sooty Tern

Bread Fruit

Neelakurinji

*

36.

Puducherry

 Squirrel

Asian Koel

Bael Fruit Tree

Cannon ball flower (Nagalinga flower) 

*

 * No information available or to be updated on data availability.

 

Source: Data compiled from various sources viz. website, newsletter etc.