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Long-tailed Macaque

Macaca fascicularis

Description:

The body length of the adult monkey is 38-55 centimetres (15–22 in) with comparably short arms and legs. The tail is longer than the body, typically 40–65 cm (16–26 in). Males are considerably larger than females, weighing 5-9 kilograms (11-20 lb) compared to the 3–6 kg (7-13 lb) of female individuals.

Habitat:

Common in Singapore in secondary forests.

Notes:

Also known as the Crab-eating macaque.

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1 Comment

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 10 years ago

Impressive ,

MikeWolstencroft
Spotted by
MikeWolstencroft

Singapore, Singapore

Spotted on Jan 15, 2011
Submitted on May 26, 2011

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