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The Barbary macaque , Barbary ape, or magot is a species of macaque unique for its distribution outside Asia and for its vestigial tail. Found in the Atlas Mountains of Algeria and Morocco along with a small population that were introduced from Morocco to Gibraltar, the Barbary macaque is one of the best-known Old World monkey species.

The Barbary macaque is of particular interest because males play an atypical role in rearing young. Because of uncertain paternity, males are integral to.. more

Similar species: Primates
Species identified by Albert Kang
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Uploaded Nov 3, 2017. Captured Nov 2, 2017 18:20 in Van Ewijckskade 1, 1761 JA Anna Paulowna, Netherlands.
  • TG-5
  • f/4.9
  • 1/160s
  • ISO200
  • 18mm