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Macaque Monkey Taken on Monkey Island off Hua Hin Thailand Crab-eating macaque,Macaca fascicularis,Macaque,Monkeys,Thailand Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Macaque Monkey

Taken on Monkey Island off Hua Hin Thailand

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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 WildFlower
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Uploaded Apr 26, 2014. Captured Aug 10, 2012 07:42.
  • Canon EOS 600D
  • f/10.0
  • 1/197s
  • ISO100
  • 48mm