Globally near threatened (NT) (Source: IUCN Red List)

Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Semnopithecus priam
    • Semnopithecus pallipes
    • Semnopithecus priamus
  • English
    • Tufted Gray Langur
    • Coromandel Sacred Langur
    • Madras Grey Langur
    • Madras Gray Langur
    • Grey Langur (southern)

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Recent observations

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What

Tufted Gray Langur Semnopithecus priam

Observer

dingliyong

Date

December 14, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Two seen on roadside trees by the Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary.

Photos / Sounds

What

Tufted Gray Langur Semnopithecus priam

Observer

zieak

Date

October 30, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tufted Gray Langur Semnopithecus priam

Observer

zieak

Date

December 24, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

The tufted gray langur (Semnopithecus priam) is an Old World monkey, one of the species of langurs. This, like other gray langurs, is a leaf-eating monkey. It is found in southeast India and Sri Lanka. It is one of several Semnopithecus species named after characters from The Iliad, along with Semnopithecus hector and Semnopithecus ajax. There are two subspecies, Semnopithecus priam thersites in Sri Lanka and the southern Western Ghats in India, and Semnopithecus priam priam...

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