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In thought This young one sure is planning his future! Bonnet macaque,Geotagged,India,Macaca mulatta,Macaca radiata,Primates,Rhesus macaque,Winter,animals,travel Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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  1. A beautifully captured pensive moment. Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks! Posted 3 years ago
  2. This is not a rhesus macaque but rather a Bonnet macaque. Posted 2 years ago

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The bonnet macaque is a macaque endemic to southern India. Its distribution is limited by the Indian Ocean on three sides and the Godavari and Tapti Rivers along with a related competing species of rhesus macaque in the north. Land use changes in last few decades have resulted in changes in its distribution boundaries with the rhesus macaque, raising concern for its status in the wild.

Similar species: Primates
Species identified by abhitap
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Uploaded Jun 22, 2019. Captured Jan 13, 2018 10:53 in Kenichira Karimbadi Rd, Kariampady, Kerala 673591, India.
  • Canon EOS 700D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/332s
  • ISO800
  • 250mm