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This is a list of animals that represent first-level administrative country subdivisions.

List by country

Australia

State State animals Picture
Western Australia Western Australia Numbat Numbat gnangarra 03.jpg
Black swan Black Swans.jpg
South Australia South Australia Southern hairy-nosed wombat Haarnasenwombat (Lasiorhinus krefftii).jpg
Leafy seadragon Leafydragon.jpg
Piping shrike (unofficial) Maria Island Magpie.jpg
Victoria (Australia) Victoria Leadbeater's possum Possum brushtail 1.jpg
Weedy seadragon Phyllopteryx taeniolatus1.jpg
Helmeted honeyeater Yellowtuftedhoneyeater.jpg
Tasmania Tasmania Tasmanian devil (Unofficial) Tasdevil large.jpg
Australian Capital Territory Australian Capital Territory Gang-gang cockatoo Gang-gang male MJC01.jpg
New South Wales New South Wales Platypus Platypus.jpg
Blue groper Achoerodus viridis.jpg
Kookaburra Kookaburra portrait.jpg
Queensland Queensland Koala Koala climbing tree.jpg
Barrier reef anemonefish ( clown fish) Common clownfish.jpg
Brolga Brolga.jpg
Northern Territory Northern Territory Red kangaroo Red kangaroo - melbourne zoo.jpg
Wedge-tailed eagle Wedge Tailed Eagle.jpg

Brazil

Province/territory Animal Picture
  Acre Sharp-shinned hawk Accipiter erythronemius Horto Florestal de Sao Paulo, Brazil 2.jpg
Ring-tailed coati Coati2.jpg
  Amazonas Harpy eagle Harpia harpyja 001 800.jpg
  Pernambuco Giant anteater Myresluger2.jpg
  Mato Grosso Roseate spoonbill Roseate Spoonbill - Myakka River State Park.jpg
Capybara Capybara.jpg
  Rio de Janeiro Harpy eagle Harpia harpyja -Miami MetroZoo -feeding-8a.jpg
  Rondônia Jaguar Onça pintada.jpg
  Roraima Great egret Great Egret Fish.jpg

Canada

Province/territory Animal Picture
  Alberta Great horned owl Bubo virginianus -Canada-6.jpg
Grizzly bear Berries are Yummy (5004711979).jpg
  British Columbia Steller's jay Stellers jay - natures pics.jpg
Spirit bear [1] Spiritbear.jpg
  Manitoba Great grey owl Nash1b.jpg
Common raccoon Raccoon, female after washing up.jpg
  New Brunswick Black-capped chickadee Poecile-atricapilla-001.jpg
Beaver Beaver in Winter, Gatineau Park.jpg
  Newfoundland and Labrador Atlantic puffin Atlantic Puffin (20593793590).jpg
Labrador Retriever YellowLabradorLooking new.jpg
Newfoundland Newfoundland dog Smoky.jpg
  Nova Scotia Caribou Renne chargeant.jpg
Osprey Osprey mg 9605.jpg
Nova Scotia Duck-Tolling Retriever (provincial dog) Tollers.jpg
  Northwest Territories Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus white cropped.jpg
Arctic grayling Underwater Arctic Grayling.jpg
  Nunavut Rock ptarmigan
(Aqilgiq, ᐊᕐᑭᒡᒋᖅ ᐊᑕᔪᓕᒃ) Lagopus mutus [2]
Lagopus mutus.jpg
Canadian Inuit Dog
(Qimmiq, ᕿᒻᒥᖅ) Canis Familiaris Borealis [3]
Canadian Inuit Dog.jpg
  Ontario Beluga Belugawhale MMC.jpg
Common loon Common Loon with chick.jpg
  Prince Edward Island Blue jay Cyanocitta cristata2.jpg
Arctic wolf Polarwolf004.jpg
  Québec Snowy owl Snowy Owl - Schnee-Eule.jpg
Red squirrel Eichhörnchen Düsseldorf Hofgarten edit.jpg
  Saskatchewan Sharp-tailed grouse Sharp-Tailed Grouse (26089894256) (cropped).jpg
River otter LutraCanadensis fullres.jpg
  Yukon Common raven Corvus corax and half dome.jpg
Moose Moose.jpg

People's Republic of China

Provinces and territories (autonomous regions) Provincial animals Picture
Guangdong[ citation needed] Giant panda (territorial animal of Guangdong) Giant Panda 2004-03-2.jpg
Silver pheasant (territorial bird of Guangdong) Stavenn Lophura nycthemera 01.jpg
Hainan Hainan partridge Hainan Partridge.jpg
Ningxia Blue-eared pheasant Stavenn Crossoptilon auritum 00.jpg
Red panda Red panda china.jpg
Qinghai Black-necked crane Grus nigricollis -Bronx Zoo-8-3c.jpg
Shaanxi Crested ibis Ibis KIN.JPG
Shanxi Brown eared pheasant Crossoptilon mantchuricum.jpg

Denmark

Region Animal Picture
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Faroe Islands Mouflon Mouflon in zoo.jpg

India

State Animal Picture
Andhra Pradesh Blackbuck Blackbuck male female.jpg
Arunachal Pradesh Gayal Gayal (Bos frontalis).png
Assam One-horned rhino Indian Rhino (Rhinoceros unicornis)1 - Relic38.jpg
Bihar Gaur Gaur - കാട്ടുപോത്ത് 01.JPG
Chhattisgarh Wild buffalo Asiatic water buffalo in zoo tierpark friedrichsfelde berlin germany.jpg
Goa Gaur Gaur - കാട്ടുപോത്ത് 01.JPG
Gujarat Asiatic lion Asiatic lion 02.jpg
Haryana Blackbuck Blackbuck male female.jpg
Himachal Pradesh Snow leopard Snow Leopard concentrated.jpg
Jammu and Kashmir Kashmir Stag (Hangul) Cervus cashmeerianus Smit.jpg
Jharkhand Indian elephant IndianElephant.jpg
Karnataka Indian elephant IndianElephant.jpg
Kerala Indian elephant Elephants by N A Nazeer.jpg
Meghalaya Clouded leopard Clouded leopard.jpg
Madhya Pradesh Barasingha Barasingha.jpg
Maharashtra Indian giant squirrel Malabar giant sqirrel.jpg
Manipur Sangai Cervus eldii2.jpg
Mizoram Hoolock gibbon Ulluk-2.jpg
Nagaland Gaur Gaur - കാട്ടുപോത്ത് 01.JPG
Odisha Sambar Sambhar deer.jpg
Punjab Blackbuck Blackbuck male female.jpg
Rajasthan Dromedary Camel Camelus dromedarius on Sinai.jpg
Sikkim Red panda Red panda sikkim.jpg
Tamil Nadu Nilgiri tahr Nilgiri Tahr, Kerala.jpg
Telangana Spotted deer White-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) grazing - 20050809.jpg
Tripura Phayre's langur Phayre's Langur, Trachypithecus phayrei in Phu Khieo Wildlife Sanctuary (21134240148).jpg
Uttarakhand Alpine musk deer Moschus chrysogaster.jpg
Uttar Pradesh Swamp deer Barasingha.jpg
West Bengal Fishing Cat

Fishing Cat.jpg

Indonesia

Province Provincial animal Picture
Aceh Rufous-tailed shama Copsychus pyrropygus 1993 Indonesia stamp.jpg
North Sumatra Nias myna Gracula robusta - Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale di Genova (1886) (17788287234) (cropped).jpg
West Sumatra Great argus BxZ Argusianus argus 00x.jpg
Riau Blue-crowned hanging parrot Loriculus galgulus -on food bowl-4c2.jpg
Riau Islands Humphead snapper
Jambi Sumatran tiger Sumatran Tiger Berlin Tierpark.jpg
South Sumatra Giant featherback Chitala.JPG
Bangka–Belitung Islands Horsfield's tarsier Kera hantu Sarawak.jpg
Bengkulu Sun bear Sun Bear 3.jpg
Lampung Sumatran elephant Sumatra elephant Ragunan Zoo 3.JPG
Banten Javan rhinoceros Java-1934.jpg
Jakarta Brahminy kite Haliastur indus -Kerala, India -upper body-8.jpg
West Java Javan leopard Panthera pardus close up.jpg
Central Java Black-naped oriole Black-naped Oriole (Oriolus chinensis)- immature in Kolkata W IMG 6532.jpg
Special Region of Yogyakarta Zebra dove Geopelia striata NBII (cropped).jpg
East Java Bekisar Stavenn Gallus varius 0.jpg
West Kalimantan Helmeted hornbill Helmeted Hornbill.jpg
Central Kalimantan Bornean peacock-pheasant Bornean Peacock Pheasant by George Edward Lodge.png
East Kalimantan Irrawaddy dolphin Orcaella brevirostris 1878.jpg
South Kalimantan Proboscis monkey Portrait of a Proboscis Monkey.jpg
Bali Bali starling Leucopsar rothschildi -Brookfield Zoo, Chicago, USA-8a (1).jpg
West Nusa Tenggara Sunda deer Rusa Deer (C. Timorensis).jpg
East Nusa Tenggara Komodo dragon Komododragon2.jpg
South East Sulawesi Anoa Lowland anoa.jpg
South Sulawesi Knobbed hornbill Aceros cassidix - Weltvogelpark Walsrode 2011-03.jpg
West Sulawesi Snoring rail Aramidopsis plateni 1898.jpg
Central Sulawesi Maleo Stavenn Maleo.jpg
Gorontalo Dussumier's mullet Liza ramada 1.jpg
North Sulawesi Spectral tarsier Tarsier Tarsius sp.jpg
North Maluku Standardwing Semioptera wallacei by Bowdler Sharpe.jpg
Maluku Moluccan king parrot Alisterus amboinensis -Brevard Zoo-8a-3c.jpg
West Papua Red bird-of-paradise Paradisaea rubra female.jpg
Papua Twelve-wired bird-of-paradise Seleucidis melanoleucus -Jurong Bird Park -male-8a.jpg

Italy

Administrative region Historical region
and cities
Regional animal Picture
Flag of Abruzzo.svg Abruzzo Regione-Abruzzo-Stemma.svg Abruzzo Apennine chamois (Rupicapra pyrenaica ornata) Rupicapra pyrenaica ornata 5.JPG
Marsica Marsican brown bear (Ursus arctos marsicanus)
Flag of Valle d'Aosta.svg Aosta Valley Valle d'Aosta-Stemma.svg Aosta Valley Lion rampant (Panthera leo) Just one lion.jpg
Flag of Apulia.svg Apulia Coat of Arms of Capitanata.svg Capitanata and Daunia Griffin Trapezophoros con due grifoni che sbranano una cerva.jpg
Coat of Arms of Terra d'Otranto.svg Salento Common dolphin (Delpihinus delphi) Common dolphin.jpg
Jonian Apulia Italic scorpion (Euscorpius italicus) Euscorpius fg12.jpg
Flag of Basilicata.svg Basilicata Regione-Basilicata-Stemma.svg Lucania Lucanian wolf (Canis lupus italicus) Canis lupus Parc des Loups 003.jpg
Flag of Calabria.svg Calabria Coat of arms of Calabria.svg Vitulia or Bruttium Bull (Bos taurus) Benno Adam Stier.jpg
Flag of Campania.svg Campania Coat of Arms of Terra di Lavoro.svg Campania Felix and Samnium Mediterranean Italian buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) Mozzarella Büffel.jpg
Provincia di Avellino-Stemma.svg Irpinia Irpinian wolf (Canis lupus italicus) Canis lupus Parc des Loups 003.jpg
Benevento and Caudinia Calydonian boar (Sus scrofa) Ausgewachsenes Wildschwein beim Suhlen.JPG
Flag of Emilia-Romagna.svg Emilia-Romagna Bologna Lion (Panthera leo) Just one lion.jpg
Coat of arms of the House of Este (1239).svg Emilia Estense ( FE MO RE) White eagle WB Sea Eagle Pounce.jpg
Piacenza Capitoline She-Wolf 4. La Lupa Capitolina.jpg
Caveja.png Romagna Rooster (Galus gallus domesticus) Brown Leghorn rooster in Australia.jpg
Friuli-Venezia Giulia Friuli Arms.svg Friuli Golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) Aquila chrysaetos 2 (Bohuš Číčel).jpg
Flag of Lazio.svg Lazio Lazio Coat of Arms.svg Latium Imperial eagle 5967 - Brescia - S. Giulia - Cippo per soldato (sec. I I) - Foto Giovanni Dall'Orto, 25 Giu 2011.jpg
Rome Capitoline She-Wolf 4. La Lupa Capitolina.jpg
Stemma della Sabina.svg Sabina Bull (Bos taurus) Benno Adam Stier.jpg
Viterbo-Stemma.png Tuscia Nemean lion Mosaic Heracles Nemean lion 3rd c AD AM Paros 119114.jpg
Flag of Liguria.svg Liguria Coat of arms of Liguria.svg Liguria Swan (Cygnus olor) CygneVaires.jpg
Flag of Lombardy.svg Lombardy Coat of arms of the House of Visconti (1277).svg Insubria/ West Lombardy Half-woolly sow albino ( Sus scrofa) Scrofa semilanuta.jpg
Grass snake (Natrix natrix) Ringelnatter-039.jpg
Brescia Lioness Lion view.jpg
Flag of Marche.svg Marche Coat of arms of Marche.svg Picenum and Marche Green woodpecker (Picus viridis) Picus viridis juv(ThKraft).jpg
Flag of Molise.svg Molise Regione-Molise-Stemma.svg Samnium and Molise Ox (Bos taurus) Cotek ga.jpg
Piedmont Canavese and Ivrea Epona's horses (Equus ferus caballus) Horses (Equus ferus caballus) (8124460884).jpg
Turin coat of arms.svg Turin and Taurasia Sacred ( Apis) bull (Bos taurus) Bronze Apis Louvre Br4462.jpg
Flag of Sardinia, Italy.svg Sardinia Sardegna-Stemma.svg Sardinia Asinara donkey (Equus asinus var. albina) Asinello bianco sardegna asinara 3593693026 750d1054eb o.jpg
Giara horse (Equus ferus caballus) Cavallino della Giara-cropped 02.jpg
Greater flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus) Flamant rose à l'envo.jpg
Sardinian mouflon (Ovis aries musimon) Mufflon-02.jpg
Sheep (Ovis aries) Ovis orientalis aries 01.jpg
Sicilian Flag.svg Sicily Catania u Liotru/ pygmy elephant (Palaeoloxodon falconeri) Elephas falconeri.jpg
Messina Italian hare (Lepus corsicanus) Feldhase Schiermonnikoog.JPG
Palermo Golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) Aquila chrysaetos 2 (Bohuš Číčel).jpg
Flag of Trentino-South Tyrol.svg Trentino-Südtirol Coat of arms of Trentino-South Tyrol.svg Trentino and South Tyrol Imperial eagle (Aquila heliaca) Eastern Imperial Eagle.jpg
Flag of Tuscany.svg Tuscany Coat of arms of Tuscany.svg Modern Tuscany Pegasus 2008-09 Pegasus.JPG
Flag of the Kingdom of Etruria.svg Etruria Chimera of Arezzo Chimera di Arezzo.jpg
Bandiera Elba.svg Elba Honeybee (Apis mellifera) Honeybee-27527-1.jpg
Flag of Umbria.svg Umbria Regione-Umbria-Stemma.svg Umbria region Wolf of Gubbio Francis wolf.JPG
Perugia and Narni Griffin Scagryn0013.jpg
Terni Thyrus the wivern Wyvern.jpg

Japan

Country National animal Picture
  Japan Koi, green pheasant Common carp.jpg
Province Provincial animal
  Akita Akita dog Akita Inu.jpg
  Chiba Meadow bunting Houjiro male.JPG
Bream Calamus bajonado.jpg
Coho salmon Oncorhynchus keta.jpeg
  Kanagawa Common gull Larus canus1.jpg
Orca JumpingOrca.jpg
  Hokkaidō Red-crowned crane Crane japan2.JPG
  Kyoto Raccoon dog Tanuki01 960.jpg
Streaked shearwater
  Tokyo Boar Sus scrofa ies.jpg
Black-headed gull Black-headed Gull - St James's Park, London - Nov 2006.jpg

Netherlands

Malaysia

State State animals and birds Pictures
Sarawak Sarawak Rhinoceros hornbill Buceros rhinoceros -Chester Zoo-8a.jpg
Johor Johore Malayan tiger Tiger in the water.jpg
Perak Perak Malayan tiger
Negeri Sembilan Negeri Sembilan
Malacca Malacca Mousedeer
Selangor Selangor dWhite-bellied sea eagle White Bellied Sea Eagle 070531b.jpg

Mexico

State State animal Picture
Chihuahua (state) Chihuahua Chihuahua Chihuahua.jpg
Tabasco Tabasco Bull Bull - Mexico City.jpg

  Pakistan

Provinces, state and territories Sub-national animals and birds of Pakistan Picture
Proposed Flag of Islamabad Capital Territory.svg Islamabad Capital Territory Rhesus macaque
Rose-ringed parakeet
Rhesus Macaques - cropped.jpg
Parrot India 2.jpg
Flag of Balochistan.svg Balochistan Dromedary camel
MacQueen's bustard
Camel-Desert animal.jpg
MacQueens Bustard in Greater Rann of Kutch, Gujarat, India.jpg
Flag of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.svg Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Kabul markhor
White-crested kalij pheasant
Capra falconeri hepteneri.jpg
Kalij-pheasant Hawaii.jpg
Flag of Punjab.svg The Punjab Urial
Peafowl
Ovis vignei bochariensis.jpg
Peacock Milwaukee County Zoo.jpg
Flag of Sindh.svg Sindh Sindh ibex
Sind sparrow
Capra ibex ibex – 03.jpg
PasserPyrrhonotusKeulemans.jpg
Flag of Gilgit Baltistan.svg Gilgit–Baltistan Wild yak
Shaheen falcon
YakRace.jpg
Vándorsólyom.JPG

Philippines

Country National animal Picture
  Philippines Carabao
Also the Philippine eagle, bangus
Carabao.jpg
Province Provincial animal
Cebu Tiger Panthera tigris.jpg
Bohol Unicorn, red deer Wesh unicorn statue.jpg

Romania

Historic region National animal
Transylvania Eagle Aquila adalberti.jpg
Muntenia Raven The Raven.jpg
Moldova Aurochs Ur-painting.jpg
Northern Dobruja Dolphin Tursiops truncatus 01.jpg
Banat Lion Löwe 1.JPG

South Korea

Country National animal
  South Korea Korean magpie Korean magpie in Daejeon (side profile).jpg
Province Provincial animal
Flag of Jejudo.svg Jeju Province Woodpecker ThriponaxKalinowskiiKeulemans.jpg
Flag of Seoul (1946–1996).svg Seoul Korean magpie Korean magpie in Daejeon (side profile).jpg

Spain

Country National animal
  Spain Bull Toro de Osborne (Llanes, Asturias) 01.jpg
Autonomous community Community animal
  Catalonia Catalan donkey Donkey Catalan race.jpg
Phoenix La Renaixensa.jpg
Wyvern Royal Crest of Aragon.svg
  Basque Country Latxa sheep Sheep DSC04002.jpg
Pottoka Pottok-Ainhoa.jpg
Betizu cow Betizua txahalarekin.JPG
  Navarre Latxa sheep Sheep DSC04002.jpg
Boar Jabalis.jpg
  Valencian Community Bat Bat shadow black.svg
  Galicia Blonde Galician cow Arzua. A Castanheda. Galiza. vaca.jpg
  Cantabria Tudanca cow TudancaBull.JPG
  Asturias Goat Capra pyrenaica.jpg
  Extremadura White stork Stork (Palic, Serbia).jpg

Sweden

Province Provincial animal Picture
Blekinges vapen.svg Blekinge Stag beetle Lucanus cervus ed.JPG
Bohusläns vapen.svg Bohuslän Harbor seal Harbour seal.jpg
Dalarnas vapen.svg Dalarna Eagle-owl Uhu-muc.jpg
Dalslands vapen.svg Dalsland Raven Kolkrabe juv. Berlin 090516.jpg
Gotlands vapen.svg Gotland Hedgehog Erinaceus europaeus LC0119.jpg
Gästrikland vapen .svg Gästrikland Wood grouse Tjader hona.jpg
Hallands vapen.svg Halland Salmon Atlantischer Lachs.jpg
Hälsinglands vapen.svg Hälsingland Lynx LynxInNumedal.jpg
Härjedalens vapen.svg Härjedalen Brown bear Brown bear (Ursus arctos arctos) smiling.jpg
Jämtlands vapen.svg Jämtland Moose Moose-Gustav.jpg
Coat of arms of Laponia, Sweden.svg Laponia Arctic fox Eisfuchscele4.jpg
Medelpads vapen.svg Medelpad Mountain hare Arctic Hare.jpg
Norrbottens vapen.svg Norrbotten Siberian jay Perisoreus infaustus2.jpg
Närkes vapen.svg Närke Dormouse Haselmaus.jpg
Skånes vapen.svg Skåne Red deer Rothirsch.jpg
Smålands vapen.svg Småland Otter European otter 02.jpg
Södermanlands vapen.svg Södermanland Osprey OspreyNASA.jpg
Upplands vapen.svg Uppland White-tailed eagle Haliaeetus albicilla LC0194.jpg
Värmlands vapen.svg Värmland Wolf Scandinavian grey wolf Canis lupus.jpg
Västerbottens vapen.svg Västerbotten Curlew Numenius arquata (Lukasz Lukasik).jpg
Västergötlands vapen.svg Västergötland Crane Grus grus 1 (Marek Szczepanek).jpg
Västmanlands vapen.svg Västmanland Roe deer Kopf eines Rehs (Capreolus capreolus).jpg
Ångermanlands vapen.svg Ångermanland Beaver Beaver pho34.jpg
Ölands vapen.svg Öland Nightingale Rossinyol 03 (Luscinia megarhynchos).jpg
Östergötland vapen .svg Östergötland Mute swan CygneVaires.jpg

United Kingdom

Country National animal
  United Kingdom Lion, and more modernly bulldog
Also the European robin, red deer & red fox
Lion 1 (5017739619).jpg
Home nation National animal
  England Lion Pair of lions v2.jpg
  Scotland Unicorn Wesh unicorn statue.jpg
Scottish Terrier ScottishTerrier.jpg
  Wales Red dragon
County County animal
Flag of Cornwall.svg Cornwall Cornish chough [4] Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax -standing-8.jpg
  Kent White horse [5] DominantWhiteHorsesD.jpg
  Sussex Martlet
  Essex Cat Thaxted cat - geograph.org.uk - 855784.jpg

United States

See also

References

  1. ^ "Symbols of British Columbia". Office of Protocol. Government of British Columbia.
  2. ^ Legislative Assembly of Nunavut. "The Rock Ptarmigan". Archived from the original on 2007-09-28. Retrieved 2007-10-17.
  3. ^ Legislative Assembly of Nunavut. "The Canadian Inuit Dog". Archived from the original on 2007-08-06. Retrieved 2007-10-17.
  4. ^ Cornwall Council. "The Cornish Chough". Retrieved 2010-05-14.
  5. ^ "Giant horse to become £2m artwork". BBC News. 10 February 2009.