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Crested black macaque

Macaca nigra


Juvenile crested macaque. Tailless species from North Sulawesi. Slender build. semi-arboreal/terrestrial.


Thick forest in coastal areas of North Sulawesi.


The most well known of three black macaque species on Sulawesi. Live in troops of five to twenty five. Adult females outnumber adult males by about 4/1. Males are dominant.

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1 Comment

LuisStevens 9 years ago

I like its face.

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Bitung, Indonesia

Spotted on Feb 28, 2013
Submitted on Oct 28, 2013

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