Q. Which of the following schedule of wildlife protection act, 1972 is related to species “vermin”?

[A] Schedule I

[B] Schedule II

[C] Schedule III

[D] Schedule V

Answer: D

Explanation: Animals listed in schedule 5 are called “vermin” which can be hunted.

Mice, rat, common crow and flying fox (fruit eating bats) are the list of animals (only 4 nos) in schedule 5 [i.e. vermin].

Source: SHANKAR IAS Environment