19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Lion Tailed Macaque Portrait

The lion tailed macaque is a small to medium sized macaque that is found only in the Western Ghats of India. Like most primates they have a complex social structure. These are arboreals primates but in some places due to habitat fragmentation and modification have now grown used to coming down.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Valparai, India
Camera: NIKON D5
Copyright: © Amartya Mukherjee