Amazing Indian Animals : Lion Tailed Macaque

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The hair of the lion-tailed macaque is black. Its outstanding characteristic is the silver-white mane which surrounds the head from the cheeks down to its chin, which gives this monkey its German name Bartaffe – “beard ape”. The hairless face is black in colour. With a head-body length of 42 to 61 cm and a weight of 2 to 10nbsp;kg, it ranks among the smaller macaques. The tail is medium in length, about 25 cm, and has a black tuft at the end, similar to a lion’s tail. The male’s tail-tuft is more developed than that of the female.

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One thought on “Amazing Indian Animals : Lion Tailed Macaque

    v4vikey responded:
    February 27, 2016 at 20:37

    Reblogged this on Wallpaper Tadka.

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