A dead purple-faced langur from Kaludiya Pokuna Nature Reserve. The juvenile was attacked by a Black eagle.
A small troop of these monkeys (around 6) were seen in the trees at the back of the section which the on which the apartments stand. They were joined by a small water monitor.
See also the observation on 19th July 2016
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, Taiwan, 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...