Nilgiri Langur

Nilgiri Langur

Nilgiri Langur – This photo was taken at Sakkarbaug Zoo in Junagadh (Gujarat)

Distribution: Madras, Mysore, and Kerala from the Kanyakumari hills on the southern tip of India.

Food: Flowers, Fruits, Buds, Seeds, Bark, Stems, and Insects, prefers to eat tender leaves.

Habitat: The Nilgiri Hills of the Western Ghats in South India.

Features: The primate has glossy black fur on its body and golden brown fur on its head. It lives in troops of 5 to 15 monkeys.

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