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Lion Tailed Macaque

Macaca silenus


This ape is endemic to Western Ghats of India, with a characteristic silver coloured mane, which surrounds its head from cheeks to its chin. Spends most of its life on upper canopy of tropical moist evergreen forests.


Endemic to Western ghats (tropical moist evergreen forests) of India


Classified as "Endangered" by IUCN.

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G Mohandas
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G Mohandas

Karnataka, India

Lat: 14.83, Long: 74.47

Spotted on Jun 19, 2016
Submitted on Jun 29, 2016

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