Assamese Macaque
Macaca assamensis


  Habitat: tropical and sub-tropical forests.

  Feeding habits: catch its prey or pick up fruits with its hands in tree trunks or in branches.

  Food: wild fruits, young leaves of vegetations and insects.

  Size: with a body length of 50-66 cm and a tail length of 17-23 cm. 

  Habits: live in broad-leaved forests in groups and mostly act in trees. Compared with other types of macaques, its face is longer and its rhynchodaenm is more protruding. 

  Category: mammalia, primates, macaque.

  Distribution: South of Yunnan and South of Southwest China.

  Level of protection: class I key state protection animal of China