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Recent observations

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What

Phayre's leaf monkey Trachypithecus phayrei

Observer

ivijayanand

Date

March 1, 2015 07:44 AM IST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Pharyre's Leaf Langur - I observed a large family of these monkeys - including a few juveniles and one baby
Location: Forest track, Karimganj District, Assam
Date: 1st March 2015
Equipment: Nikon D800 with Nikkor 300mm f2.8 + 2x TC

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What

Purple-faced Leaf Monkey Trachypithecus vetulus

Observer

chamaeleo

Date

February 23, 2015 07:50 AM IST

Place

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Description

Heard in Knuckles at high elevation.
Most likely Trachypithecus vetulus monticola 'Bear monkey'

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Observer

nickbaker

Date

May 8, 2014 11:46 AM SGT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Troupe of 4 or 5 active amongst secondary forest.

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What

Javan Langur Trachypithecus auratus

Observer

pierre_t

Date

September 18, 2014

Place

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Spectacled Langur Trachypithecus obscurus

Observer

parobbert

Date

February 9, 2015

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Nilgiri langur Trachypithecus johnii

Observer

chiefredearth

Date

November 24, 2014

Place

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Description

The nilgiri langur is a folivorous species, but the diet also includes flowers, buds, seeds, bark, stems, insects, and earth (Roonwal and Mohnot, 1977; Poirier, 1969b; Oates et al., 1980).
Habitat:

This species is mainly found in sholas, which are narrow tracts of forest with streams running through it (Parthasarathy, 1995; Poirier, 1968b, 1968c; Oates, 1979). This species also lives in semi-evergreen, moist deciduous forests, and montane temperate evergreen forests (Kurup, 1979). The nilgiri langur lives above 900 meters in hilly areas. found in the Nilgiri Hills of the Western Ghats in South India. Its range also includes Kodagu in Karnataka, Kodayar Hills in Tamil Nadu, and many other hilly areas in Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

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What

capped langur Trachypithecus pileatus

Observer

porag

Date

May 19, 2013

Place

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What

capped langur Trachypithecus pileatus

Observer

porag

Date

August 31, 2014

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capped langur Trachypithecus pileatus

Observer

porag

Date

August 31, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Phayre's leaf monkey Trachypithecus phayrei

Observer

ivijayanand

Date

August 24, 2014 07:52 AM IST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Phayre's Leaf Langur

Location: Forest Track, Karimganj District, Assam

Date: 24th August 2014

Equipment: Nikon D800 with Nikkor 300mm f2.8 + 2x TC

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Observer

congonaturalist

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Purple-faced Langur Trachypithecus vetulus

Observer

dingliyong

Date

December 18, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Two seen in evergreen forest adjacent the road, near the Nuwara Eliya rubbish dump

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Description from Wikipedia

The lutungs are a group of Old World monkeys and make up the entirety of the genus Trachypithecus. Their range is split into two parts; one part is much of southeast Asia (northeast India, southern China, Borneo, Thailand, Java and Bali), the other part is extreme southern India and Sri Lanka. The greater part of India has lutungs. Most of the species in this genus can be referred to as lutungs, as langurs, or as leaf...

No range data available.