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Monkey eating leafs This macaque monkey eating leafs was spotted in the Lalbagh botanical gardens of Bangalore, India Asia,Bangalore,Crab-eating macaque,India,Lalbagh,Macaca fascicularis,Macaca mulatta,Macaque,Rhesus macaque Click/tap to enlarge

Monkey eating leafs

This macaque monkey eating leafs was spotted in the Lalbagh botanical gardens of Bangalore, India

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The crab-eating macaque , also known as the long-tailed macaque, is a cercopithecine primate native to Southeast Asia. It is referred to as the cynomolgus monkey in laboratories. It has a long history alongside humans; they have been alternately seen as agricultural pests, sacred animals in some temples, and more recently, the subject of medical experiments. The crab-eating macaque lives in matrilineal social groups with a female dominance hierarchy, and male members leave the group when they reach.. more

Similar species: Primates
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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Uploaded Mar 27, 2011. Captured Jun 14, 2009 00:26.
  • Canon EOS 350D DIGITAL
  • f/6.3
  • 1/100s
  • ISO400
  • 98mm