Which of the following pairs of an animal and a plant represents endangered organisms in India ?
(a) Bentinckia nicobarica and red panda
(b) Tamarind and rhesus monkey
(c) Cinchona and leopard
(d) Banyan and black buck.
Endangered species is a plant or animal species defined by IUCN as being in immediate danger of extinction because its members have reached a critical level or its habitals have been drastically reduced.
A plant, Bentinckia condapanna/nicobarica (member of family Arecaceae) and the animal, Red panda, both are declared as endangered in India.
Tamarind, Banyan etc. are not endangered in India.