List of national animals

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This is a list of national animals.

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CountryNational animalPictures
 Åland IslandsRed DeerRed deer stag 2009 denmark.jpg
 AfghanistanSnow Leopard[1]Uncia uncia.jpg
 AlbaniaGolden[2][3] (primary national symbol)Orel skalní 2.jpg
 AlgeriaFennec FoxTA ZOO orna Pict0224.jpg
 AngolaMagnificent FrigatebirdMale Frigate bird.jpg
Sable antelopeSable bull.jpg
 AnguillaZenaida Dove [4]Zenida aurita1 1 barbados.jpg
 Antigua and BarbudaFallow Deer (national animal)[5]Fallow deer in field.jpg
Frigate (national bird)[5]Fregata magnificens1.jpg
Hawksbill turtle (national sea creature)[5]Hawksbill Turtle.jpg
 ArgentinaRufous Hornero[6]Furnarius rufus nest.jpg
Andean CondorColca-condor-c03.jpg
JaguarPanthera onca palustris (1).JPG
 ArmeniaEagleAquila adalberti.jpg
LionHansomeLion 002.jpg
 AustraliaKangaroo (national animal)[7]Red kangaroo - melbourne zoo.jpg
Emu (national bird)[8]Emoe.jpg
Koala (unofficial)[9]Koala.jpg
 AustriaBlack EagleBlack eagle.jpg
 AzerbaijanKarabakh HorseQarabaq ati.jpg
 BahamasBlue MarlinAtlantic blue marlin.jpg
FlamingoPhoenicopterus ruber.jpg
 BahrainWhite-cheeked Bulbul[10]Himalayan Bulbul I IMG 6480.jpg
 BangladeshRoyal Bengal Tiger (national animal)[11]Bengal Tiger Karnataka.jpg
Oriental Magpie Robin (national bird)Oriental Magpie Robin (Copsychus saularis)- Male at Kolkata I IMG 3003.jpg
Hilsa (national fish)Ilish.JPG
Ganges River Dolphin (national mammal)GangeticDolphin.jpg
 BelarusEuropean BisonWisent.jpg
White StorkWhiteStorkGaulsh02.jpg
 BelgiumLionLion waiting in Namibia.jpg
 BelizeBaird's Tapir[12]Central American Tapir-Belize20.jpg
 BermudaHumpback WhaleHumpback Whale underwater shot.jpg
 BhutanDrukFlag of Bhutan.svg
TakinTakin indický.jpg
 BoliviaAlpacaAlpaka 33444.jpg
Andean CondorColca-condor-c03.jpg
 BotswanaZebraZebra face.jpg
 BrazilMacawMacaw.blueyellow.arp.750pix.jpg
JaguarOnça pintada.jpg
Rufous-bellied ThrushRufiventris2.JPG
 BulgariaLionLion waiting in Namibia.jpg
 CambodiaKouprey[13]Kouprey at Vincennes Zoo in Paris by Georges Broihanne 1937.jpg
 CanadaBeaver[14][15]Beaver.jpg
Canada Goose (Unofficial)Branta canadensis -near Oceanville, New Jersey, USA -flying-8.jpg
Canadian Horse[15]Img 3372 Me trot.jpg
Polar bearPolar Bear - Alaska.jpg
LoonGavia immer -Minocqua, Wisconsin, USA -swimming-8.jpg
MooseElgportraet han (Alces alces).jpg
 ChileAndean CondorColca-condor-c07.jpg
HuemulHuemul.jpg
 ChinaChinese DragonThreeToeDragon.jpg
Crane, more specifically the Red-crowned CraneCranes japan.jpg
Golden Pheasant (unofficial)Guldfasan-2.jpg
Giant PandaGiant Panda 2004-03-2.jpg
 ColombiaAndean CondorColca-condor-c07.jpg
True parrotGelbbrustara.jpg
 Democratic Republic of the CongoOkapi[citation needed]Okapi2.jpg
 Costa RicaClay-colored ThrushTurdus-grayi-001.jpg
White-tailed DeerWhite-tailed deer.jpg
 Ivory CoastAfrican ElephantAfrican Bush Elephant Mikumi.jpg
 CroatiaMarten[16]Pine Marten, Martes martes.jpg
 CubaTocororo[17][18]Priotelus temnurus -Camaguey, Camaguey Province, Cuba-8.jpg
 CyprusCypriot Mouflon[19]Mouflon in zoo.jpg
 DenmarkMute SwanSwansCygnus olor.jpg
 Dominican RepublicPalmchatDulus dominicus.JPG
Ashy-faced OwlStrixFlammeaKeulemans.jpg
Hispaniolan AmazonAmazona ventralis -two captive-8a.jpg
 Timor-LesteCrocodileSaltwaterCrocodile('Maximo').jpg
 EcuadorAndean CondorKondor 2.JPG
 EgyptGolden EagleAquila chrysaetos -San Francisco Zoo, California, USA -head-8a.jpg
 El SalvadorTurquoise-browed MotmotGuardabarranco.JPG
 EritreaArabian CamelCamels at Giza.JPG
 EstoniaBarn SwallowLandsvale.jpg
 Ethiopia
LionLion waiting in Namibia.jpg
 Faroe IslandsEurasian Oystercatcher ("national bird")[20]Haematopus ostralegus Norway.jpg
 FinlandBrown BearOurs brun parcanimalierpyrenees 1.jpg
Whooper Swan (national bird)030-Cygnus cygnus2.jpg
European perch (national fish)PercheCommune.jpg
 FranceGallic Rooster [21]Coq Belle-Ile.jpg
French Imperial EagleImperial Guard Horse Grenadiers 1st squadron Eagle, Louvre des Antiquaires.JPG
 GabonBlack pantherBlackleopard.JPG
 GermanyGolden EagleGolden Eagle in flight - 5.jpg
 GibraltarBarbary MacaqueGibraltar Barbary Macaque.jpg
 GreeceDolphinComdolph.jpg
PhoenixPhoenix-Fabelwesen.jpg
 GhanaEaglePolemaetus bellicosus -Masai Mara-8.jpg
 GreenlandPolar BearPolar Bear - Alaska.jpg
 GrenadaGrenada DoveGrenadadove1.jpg
 GuatemalaQuetzalResplendentQuetzal.jpg
 GuernseyGuernsey cowGuernsey cow or calf lying on the ground, ca 1941-42.jpg
 GuyanaCanje PheasantOpisthocomus hoazin.jpg
JaguarOnça pintada.jpg
 HaitiHispaniolan TrogonPriotelus roseigaster.jpg
 HondurasWhite-tailed Deer[22]White-tailed deer.jpg
 HungaryTurulTurul-Tb-front.jpg
 IcelandPtarmiganRock Ptarmigan (Lagopus Muta).jpg
 IndiaRoyal Bengal Tiger (national animal;[23] adopted in 1972 instead of the asiatic lion)Bengal Tiger Karnataka.jpg
Indian Peacock (national bird)[24]Peacockbench.jpg
King Cobra (national reptile)[25]Ophiophagus hannah2.jpg
Ganges River Dolphin (national aquatic animal)[26]GangeticDolphin.jpg
Hanuman Langur (national heritage mammal)[26]Hanuman Langur.jpg
Indian Elephant (national heritage animal)[27]IndianElephant.jpg
 IndonesiaKomodo Dragon (national animal) [28]Komododragon2.jpg
Asian arowana (animal of charm)Arowana.jpg
Javan Hawk-eagle (rare animal)Elang Jawa Nisaetus bartelsi Bandung Zoo 2 cropped.jpg
Garuda (mystical animal)National emblem of Indonesia Garuda Pancasila.svg
 IranAsiatic LionBristol.zoo.lion.yawns.arp.jpg
Asiatic CheetahAcinonyx jubatus walking edit.jpg
Persian LeopardPersischer leopard2cele4.jpg
Persian CatPersian Cat.jpg
Mugger crocodileMarsh crocodile - Basking in the sun.jpg
Persian fallow deerPersian Fallow Deer 1.jpg
 IrelandIrish wolfhoundIrish Wolfhound Sam.jpg
Stag (Red Deer (Cervus elaphus))Red Deer Stag Wollaton Park.JPG
Lapwing (national bird)Northern Lapwing new.jpg
 Isle of ManManxManx breed cat named Inkku.jpg
 IsraelIsraeli Gazelle (national animal)Gazella gazella.jpg
Hoopoe (national bird)Upupa epops (Ramat Gan)002.jpg
 ItalyItalian WolfEuropean Wolves (Canis Lupus).jpg
Golden EagleAquila chrysaetos Flickr.jpg
 JamaicaDoctor-Bird (national bird)[29]Red-billed Streamertail 2506104129.jpg
 JapanGreen PheasantPhasianus versicolor -Japan -male-8.jpg
KoiSix koi.jpg
TanukiTanuki01 960.jpg
Red-crowned CraneGrus japonensis QiQiHaEr.jpg
 JordanOryxGemsbok1.jpg
 KenyaLionPanthera leo.jpg
African ElephantAfrican Bush Elephant Mikumi.jpg
 KiribatiMagnificent FrigatebirdFregata magnificens1.jpg
 KuwaitArabian CamelCamels at Giza.JPG
 LaosIndian ElephantIndianElephant.jpg
 LatviaWhite WagtailWhite-Wagtail.jpg
 LebanonStriped HyenaStriped Hyena 5.jpg
 LesothoBlack RhinocerosBlack rhino.jpg
 LiberiaLionPanthera leo.jpg
 LibyaBarbary lionBarbaryLionB1898bw.jpg
 LithuaniaWhite Stork[30]WhiteStorkGaulsh02.jpg
 LuxembourgLionLion waiting in Namibia.jpg
 MacedoniaLion (in Macedonian heraldry)[31]Macedonian Lion - Goce Delcev Bridge.JPG
Ohrid TroutTrout.jpg
 MadagascarRing Tailed Lemur
Ring-tailed lemur 3.png
 MalawiBar-tailed TrogonBartailedtrogon.jpg
Thomson's GazelleEat228.jpg
 MalaysiaMalayan Tiger (national animal)[32]Tigerramki.jpg
Rhinoceros Hornbill (national bird)Rhinoceros hornbill national aviary.jpg
 MaldivesYellow-fin TunaYellowfin tuna diving.jpg
 MaltaBlue Rock ThrushMonticola solitarius philippensis.JPG
Kelb tal-Fenek (the Pharaoh Hound)Pies faraona e34.jpg
 MauritiusDodo
Dodo.JPG
 MexicoGolden Eagle (national animal/national bird)GoldenEagle-Nova.jpg
Xoloitzcuintli (national dog)YoungLaka MexicanHairless.jpg
Grasshopper (national arthropod)Young grasshopper on grass stalk02.jpg
Jaguar (national mammal)Jaguar head shot.jpg
Vaquita (national marine mammal)Vaquita4 Olson NOAA.jpg
Green turtle (national reptile)Green turtle swimming over coral reefs in Kona.jpg
 MoldovaAurochsUr-painting.jpg
 MonacoEuropean HedgehogWest European Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus)2.jpg
European RabbitOryctolagus cuniculus Tasmania 2.jpg
Wood MouseApodemus sylvaticus.JPG
 MongoliaSaker falcon (national bird)[33]Falco cherrug (Marek Szczepanek).jpg
White Gyrfalcon (symbol of Genghis' Borjigin clan)Falco rusticolus white cropped.jpg
Swan (symbol of Buryats)Mute.swan.touchdown.arp.jpg
Mongolian horse (symbol of freedom)Mongol horse.jpg
Gray wolfHowlsnow.jpg
 MoroccoBarbary lionBarbaryLionB1898bw.jpg
 MozambiqueAfrican ElephantAfrican Bush Elephant Mikumi.jpg
 BurmaElephantElephas maximus.jpg
Grey Peacock-Pheasant (national bird)Polyplectron bicalcaratum male.jpg
 NamibiaOryxOryx gazella 1.jpg
 NauruGreat FrigatebirdFrigatebird snatch.JPG
   NepalCow[34]Brahman Baby.jpg
Lophophorus (National Bird)Lophophorus impejanus (Jardin Acclimatation).jpg
 NetherlandsLion[35] (heraldic symbol)Royal Coat of Arms of the Netherlands.svg
Dairy cow (unofficial)Cow female black white.jpg
 New CaledoniaKaguRhynochetos jubatus.jpg
 New ZealandKiwi[36]Karuwai at August 2005 Health Check.JPG
 NicaraguaTurquoise-browed MotmotGuardabarranco.JPG
 NigeriaEagleTawnyEagle.jpg
 North KoreaChollimaKorea-Silla-Cheonmado-01.jpg[37][38]
 NorwayElk (Called "Moose" in the Americas)Elgportraet han (Alces alces).jpg
White-throated Dipper (National Bird)Cinclus cinclus -Kirkcudbright, Scotland-8.jpg
 PakistanMarkhor[39] (national animal)Schraubenziege - Markhor.jpg
Chukar[39] (national bird)Alectoris-chukar-001.jpg
Indus River dolphin (national aquatic marine mammal)Platanista gangetica.jpg
Snow Leopard[40] (national heritage animal)Snow Leopard 1 (4693059450).jpg
Shaheen Falcon (national symbolic icon)FalcoAtricepsKeulemans.jpg
Mugger Crocodile (national reptile)Persiancrocodile.jpg
Golden Mahasher (national fish)Mahasher.JPG
Bufo stomaticus (national amphibian)Bufo stomaticus04.jpg
 PalestinePalestine SunbirdPalestine Sunbird standing on fence.jpg
 PanamaHarpy EagleHarpia harpyja 001 800.jpg
 Papua New GuineaDugong (national marine mammal)[41]Dugong Marsa Alam.jpg
Birds of ParadiseLesser Bird of Paradise.jpg
 ParaguayPampas FoxGraxaim-do-mato.jpg
 PeruVicuña (national animal)Vicunacrop.jpg
Andean cock-of-the-rock (national bird)Rupicola peruviana (male) -San Diego Zoo-8a.jpg
 PhilippinesCarabao (national animal)Carabao.jpg
Philippine Eagle (national bird)[42]Sir Arny(Philippine Eagle).jpg
Bangus (national fish)Milkfish.jpg
 PolandBielik EagleSeeadler-flug.jpg
White StorkCiconia ciconia 01 .JPG
European BisonBison bonasus (Linnaeus 1758).jpg
 PortugalBarcelos CockPA2900302 galo emiliarocha medio.jpg
Iberian WolfCanis Lupus Signatus.JPG
 Puerto RicoCoquíCommon Coquí.jpg
Puerto Rican AmazonPuerto Rican parrot.jpg
 QatarOryx[43]Gemsbok1.jpg
 RomaniaLynxLynxInNumedal.jpg
 RussiaSiberian CatBugsy outside4.jpg
 RwandaAfrican LeopardLeopard on a horizontal tree trunk.jpg
 Saint Kitts and NevisVervet MonkeyChlorocebus pygerythrus.jpg
 Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesSt Vincent Parrot[44]St. Vincent Parrot.jpg
 Saudi ArabiaArabian horseRabicanoArab.jpg
Arabian WolfCanis lupus arabs head front.JPG
Arabian Red FoxVulpes vulpes arabica 002.jpg
Arabian CamelCamels at Giza.JPG
 SerbiaWolf [45]Canis lupus lupus qtl1.jpg
Lanner Falcon [46]Lanner Falcon 800.jpg
ŠarplaninecSara planina champion.JPG
Lynx[47]Lynx2.jpg
 ScotlandUnicornOftheunicorn.jpg
 SeychellesStriped DolphinStripedDolpin.jpg
 SingaporeMerlionSentosaMerlion.jpg
 SomaliaLeopard (national animal)[48]Leopard africa.jpg
 South AfricaSpringbok (national animal)[49]Springbok.JPG
Blue Crane (national bird)[49]Anthropoides paradiseus -Etosha National Park, Namibia-8.jpg
Galjoen (national fish)[49]Dichistius capensis.JPG
 South KoreaTigerAmur or Siberian tiger (Panthera tigris altaica), Tierpark Hagenbeck, Hamburg, Germany - 20070514.jpg
 South SudanAfrican Fish EagleHaliaeetus vocifer -Lake Naivasha, Great Rift Valley, Kenya-8.jpg
 SpainBullToro-elPuerto.jpg
Spanish Imperial EagleAquila adalberti.jpg
Iberian LynxLinces19.jpg
 Sri LankaThe Royal Lion (national mammal)HansomeLion 002.jpg
Jungle Fowl (national bird) [50]Thimindu 2009 09 04 Yala Sri Lanka Junglefowl 1.JPG
Troides darsius (national butterfly)Darsius female.jpg
 SwazilandThomson's GazelleEat228.jpg
 SwedenElk (Unofficial)Elgportraet han (Alces alces).jpg
Dalecarlian horse (Unofficial)Dalahäst i avesta.jpg
  SwitzerlandCowCH cow 2.jpg
 TaiwanFormosan Black BearFormosan Black Bear01.jpg
Formosan Blue MagpieUrocissa caerulea.jpg
 TanzaniaGiraffe[51]Giraffe standing.jpg
 ThailandThai ElephantElephas maximus.jpg
 TogoHippopotamusHippopotamus amphibius.jpg
 Trinidad and TobagoScarlet IbisEudocimus ruber (portrait).jpg
Rufous-vented ChachalacaRvchachalaca102.JPG
 TurkeyGrey Wolf [52]Tierpark Sababurg Wolf.jpg
Redwing [52]Redwing (6858989399).jpg
Akbash Dog (unofficial)Turkish Akbash
Turkish Angora (unofficial)Odd-eyed Angora
Turkish Van (unofficial)Odd-eyed Angora
Double-headed eagle (used by General Directorate of Security)Divrigi02.jpg
 UgandaGrey Crowned CraneGrey crowned crane2.jpg
 United Arab EmiratesPeregrine FalconPeales.jpg
 United Kingdom
European RobinErithacus-rubecula-melophilus Dublin-Ireland.jpg
Red DeerSilz cerf22.jpg
Mute SwanCygnus olor.jpg
Red FoxVulpes vulpes sitting.jpg
LionLion waiting in Namibia.jpg
Bulldog (England)Ozbulldog.jpg
Unicorn (Scotland)Oftheunicorn.jpg
Welsh Harlequin Duck (Wales)[citation needed]Welsh Harlequin Duck.jpg
Red Kite (Wales)Milvus milvus R(ThKraft).jpg
Y Ddraig Goch (Welsh Dragon) (Wales)Flag of Wales 2.svg
 United StatesBald Eagle[53][54]Haliaeetus leucocephalus.jpeg
 UruguayRufous HorneroFlickr - Dario Sanches - JOÃO-DE-BARRO (Furnarius rufus) (3).jpg
 VenezuelaVenezuelan TroupialCommon Troupial - Nashville Zoo.jpg
 VietnamTigerAmur or Siberian tiger (Panthera tigris altaica), Tierpark Hagenbeck, Hamburg, Germany - 20070514.jpg
Water BuffaloWater buffalo bathing.jpg
DragonThreeToeDragon.jpg
 ZambiaAfrican Fish EagleAfrican fish eagle just caught fish.jpg
 ZimbabweSable AntelopeSable bull.jpg

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