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Hog deer (Axis porcinus) is member of the family Cervidae.
These include Critically Endangered: caracal (Felis caracal) and white- backed vulture (Gypus bengalensis); Endangered: Indian wolf (Canis lupus pallipes); Vulnerbale: hog deer (Axis porcinus), marbled teal (Marmaronetta angustirostris), Pallas's fish eagle (Haliaeetus leucoryphus), imperial eagle (Aquila heliacal), saker falcon (Falco cherrug), houbara bustard (Chlamydotis undulata), Sindh babbler (Chrysomma altirostre) and Indian marsh crocodile (Crocodylus palustris) (Table 2).
Axis porcinus (Zimmermann, 1780), hog deer, Vulnerable (Nil): Hog deer is reported from Indus river forest reservoirs of Sindh, Keti Shah Reserves, Sukkar and swamps around Sandori Lake (Roberts, 1997).