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Macaque monkey family Found in Sukau, on a man-made wildlife air bridge Crab-eating macaque,Macaca fascicularis,Macaque,Malaysia,Mammalia,Monkeys Click/tap to enlarge

Macaque monkey family

Found in Sukau, on a man-made wildlife air bridge

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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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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Apr 17, 2011. Captured Sep 19, 2010 09:33.
  • DSLR-A100
  • ISO400
  • 300mm