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Proboscis Monkeys

Nasalis larvatus

Description:

Nasalis larvatus - large monkeys with white and golden brown fur. Their large nose are characteristic of the species. This species is currently listed as threatened.

Habitat:

Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary, Sandakan, Sabah.

Notes:

>>>Map accuracy : 1 km diameter. These monkeys are partly tamed, living in a protected swamp area. They are regularly fed so they are not very timid towards visitors. Fun Fact: Proboscis Monkeys cannot last long in cages and will die early.

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3 Comments

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 8 years ago

Sorry Hernandez, I can't remember.
I think they were all quietly enjoying their foods.
Dan, so do I :-)

hernandezwolf99
hernandezwolf99 8 years ago

Umm. Did you hear any " Ker-honks"?

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 8 years ago

I like the shots of all of them sitting together.

ChunXingWong
Spotted by
ChunXingWong

Sabah, Malaysia

Spotted on Jun 8, 2010
Submitted on Jan 27, 2014

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