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Describe the features of deciduous forests. Explain about flora and fauna of these forests in India.

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1. The deciduous forest are grown in areas with rainfall between 70 cm and 200 cm. 

2. These forests are located in Peninsular plateau. 

3. The trees shed their leaves during very dry months to minimise transpiration.

Flora of this region : Teak, Sal, Bamboo, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Neem, Shisham, Khair, Kusum, Arjun and Mulberry trees are found.

Fauna of this region : The most common animals are found in this region like, Deers, Hares, Elephants, Tigers, Leopards, Peacocks, several species of Birds, etc.

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