Snow Leopard. Protected view
The king of the snows, the snow leopard, the snow leopard – and another thousand and one names of this graceful predator with cosmic eyes. Clever, cunning, cautious, elusive as a mountain spirit, most often he reminds himself of himself with footprints on high mountain snows.
The territory is very rare. CR status. Category 1 – a rare, small, endangered. It is listed in the red book of the Russian Federation and the red list of IUCN-96.
These predators live in packs. The family has three generations: a pair of mature adult wolves, 2–3 young and 3–4 puppies of this year — arrived. Wolf pairs are created for a long time. The leader is usually a seasoned female.
The bear is the master of the forest, everyone knows this. The closest relatives from a biological point of view are dogs, wolves, foxes. Bears can neutralize hunting traps.
Siberian musk deer. Protected view
One of the smallest representatives of artiodactyls. She has no horns, but there is another remedy – fangs. The creature was even considered a vampire drinking the blood of other animals.
River otter. Protected view
River otter is active at dusk and night time, especially in the light of the full moon. It moves easily both in water and on land. Diving otter go without air for 5 minutes.
The territory is very rare. VU status. Category 3 – a rare species, the number of which is steadily declining.
Black stork. Protected view
The black stork, unlike its white counterpart, is a very secretive bird. The Vikings revered this bird and called it Odin’s Swallow.
VU status. 3 category. Rare view. In the red book of the Russian Federation and RA. Observation of solitary birds during the period of seasonal migrations.
These birds form pairs for life – this is typical for almost all hawks. Mating rituals of eagles consist of joint figured flights, games in the air, demonstration of plumage.
VU status. 3 category. Rare view.
Demoiselle Crane. Protected view
Being the smallest of all cranes, belladonna cranes are more vulnerable to predators than other species. Nevertheless, they are cruel defenders of their nests, they are able to attack eagles and bustards, they can chase foxes and dogs.
Status 5 category. Restored view.In the red book of the Russian Federation and RA.
Altai Ular. Protected view
Altai mountain turkey. They feed mainly on plant foods: tubers, seeds, plant shoots, as well as berries (such as barberry). In the summer, insects are added to the diet. Nests on the ground, insulate nests with feathers. At one time, the female carries 4-15 eggs. They hatch only by the female for 28 days.
VU status. 3 category. A rare narrow-look.
Steppe Kestrel. Protected view
Small bird of prey falconry family. The basis of the diet is insects. In the spring also eats small rodents or reptiles. Most often nests in colonies consisting of from 2 to 100, rarely more pairs. Pairs are formed for one season.
CR status. 1 category. Endangered. In the red book of the Russian Federation and RA.
Saker Falcon. Protected view
Big strong bird. It is larger than the peregrine falcon, has a very large wingspan. This is a very elegant falcon that quickly gets used to the society of people.
CR status. 1 category. Very rare endangered species. In the Red Book of the Russian Federation as a species with a declining population.
Golden eagle. Protected view
The personification of nobility. In the myths that came to us from Ancient Greece, the eagle was considered the winter embodiment of the God of thunder. It reaches one meter in length and a wingspan of 2.5 meters.
EN status. 2 category. A rare species with ever-declining numbers.In the red book of the Russian Federation and RA.
Peregrine Falcon. Protected view
Very rare endangered species. It’s the size of a crow. A wonderful hunter with excellent eyesight and lightning fast reaction does not leave any chance of salvation.
CR status. 1 category. Very rare endangered species. In the Red Book of the Russian Federation as a species with declining in numbers.
Keklik. Protected view
It is called a stone mountain kurapatka. They grow and develop rapidly. Hours after hatching, the chick can independently follow the adult.
VU status. 3 category. Very rare species with sporadic distribution
Mountain hollow. Protected view
Another name is the hermit snipe. Nests in the moist valleys of mountain streams. Winters on unfrozen sections of rivers.
Status 5 category. Reconstructing species
Lenok. Protected view
A fairly large freshwater fish of the salmon family (70 cm., 6 kg.). Prefers fast cold rivers. Kept in small flocks
Altai Ottoman Potanin. Protected view
species of ray-fin fish of the genus Altai Ottomans of the cyprinid family. Distributed in the lakes of the upper Argut.
Steppe viper. Guarded view
A large snake with a body length of about 55 cm and a tail length of 7-9 cm. It feeds only on warm-blooded animals. On land, the viper moves rather slowly, but swims well and can climb on the branches of shrubs and stunted trees.
Status Status VU. Category 3 – a rare narrow -areal in the territory of the Republic of Armenia, the number can sharply decrease with a change in the habitat.
Marigold caduzin. Protected view
The family of marigolds is modestly colored. The flight of the butterflies is fleeting and uneven, it seems that the marigolds fall from side to side.
Hyponephele cadusina (Staudinger, 1881).VU status. Category 3 – rare species