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The Most Photographed Tigress Machli, Queen of Ranthambore Dies

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Machli, 19-year-old tigress, often touted as the ‘Queen of Ranthambore’ in Ranthambore National Park in Rajasthan died on Wednesday morning.

 

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She was famous for her fight with a 14-foot-long crocodile that has become one of the most remembered and memorable incidents.

 

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The most-photographed tigress, Machli crossed the average life expectancy of tigers which stands at 12-13 years.

 

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The story behind her name is quite interesting. She had a fish-shaped mark on her face and so her name evolved as Machli.

 

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You will be astonished by the popularity of Machli as so many number of Face book pages dedicated to her along with a postage stamp.

 

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"She  gave birth to about five litters which is extraordinary; and the way she'd been hunting was distinct, showing her extraordinary agility and adaptability," Sharma, a former forester and founder of Sariska Tiger Foundation said.

 

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