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Crested black macaque

Macaca nigra

Description:

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

Habitat:

Thick forest in coastal areas of North Sulawesi.

Notes:

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
LuisStevens 9 years ago

I like its face.

IanSheridan
Spotted by
IanSheridan

Bitung, Indonesia

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

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