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Lion Tailed Macaque

Macaca silenus

Description:

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.

Habitat:

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

Notes:

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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