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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
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Uploaded Mar 31, 2015. Captured Mar 20, 2015 19:55 in 90000, Sabah, Malaysia.
  • NIKON D3200
  • f/1.0
  • 10/1600s
  • ISO400