lutungs, for instance, are known to prefer leaves that are easily digestible and fibre-rich to ones that are rich in starches.
leopard and dholes represent appropriate subjects to study coexistence strategies.
The rare Javan
green magpie and other birds are popular as status-symbol pets in the magpie's native Indonesian island of Java and elsewhere in Asia.
While surviving better than the Javan
rhino they are more threatened by poaching as their horns are sought for traditional Chinese medicine.
Since the age of seven, Javan
has lived at the Milisatria Academy, fulfilling his mother's sacred dying wish that he take top honors in everything in order to be prepared for his future role as king.
's latest creation "Negar" will be screened February 4.
muntjac (Muntiacus muntjak muntjak, Zimmermann 1780) is a small cervid belonging to the Cervidae family found in the Indonesian islands of Java and southern Sumatera.
The Secret Life Of The Zoo C4, 8pm FACTUAL Javan
green magpies are some of the rarest in the world, with only 50 in existence.
green magpie, right, is perilously close to extinction in the wild and, with no recent sightings reported, the situation is only worsening.
NYT Syndicate Park rangers in Indonesia may have spotted an animal thought to live only in folklore and history books: a Javan
tiger, declared extinct more than 40 years ago.
tigers went extinct mainly as a result of loss of habitat and lack of food.
With just about 60 of t he animals left, the Javan
rhinoceros is the rarest of the rhinos.
The new arrivals take the Javan
green magpie population at the centre to 11.
THE MAJESTIC JAVAN
hawk-eagle used to glide unnoticed through the humid Javan
rainforests, striking the dwindling landscape with dashes of colour from its rufous plumage and white-tipped black crest.