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Vietnam's forests shelter two dozen species of primates -- gibbons, macaques, lorises and langurs, often in colours that make the human tribe look banal by contrast.
KASUR -- At least three langurs (a group of monkeys native to Indian subcontinent) have been sighted in some villages of the district, creating excitement and fear among locals.
It remains unclear as to what species of langur was killed and eaten by the men, but it is believed that the Cat Ba langur is among the rarest primates in the world 6 with a population size estimated at less than 70 (https://www.catbalangur.org/Langur.htm) individuals . The Endangered Primate Rescue Centre at Cuc Phuong National Park is the only facility housing captive Cat Ba langurs.
Loud speaker act and ban on pillion riding would be enforced, the RPO said and added that water containers Sabeels) and 'Langur' would also be checked.
It is the residence to the tiger, rhinos, buffalos, bears, elephants, hispid hare, golden langur, and a lot more.
The Kashmir grey langur, Indus dolphin, finback whale, Balochistan bear, musk deer, hog deer, Indian pangolin, Egyptian vulture, green turtle and Indian narrow-headed turtle are endangered.
Speakers said In this regard a special open-for-all event is being organised at Sehwan, which include a kachehri (discussion), langur (free food) and Dhamaal (dance), said President Tehrik-e-Niswan Sheema Kermani, speaking at a press conference at Karachi Press Club (KPC) here on Friday She said that Sindh was the land of peace, love and harmony, adding extremism and terrorism would not be accepted here at any cost.
They live in the forest and are known for hunting of langur and macaque monkeys.
As defined by recent work, including the powerful tool of phylogenetic research, 63 species of the land mammals are considered to be endemic to the Borneo biogeographic area (including the Natuna langur of Bunguran Is), with the possibility that other cryptic endemic species may be revealed in due course.
Genomic DNA was isolated using a standard protocol from heparinized blood samples from the following species: (1) Hominoid: chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) and gorilla (Gorilla gorilla); (2) Old world monkey: rhesus monkey (Macaca mulatta), cynomolgus monkey (Macaca fascicularis), African green monkey (Cercopithecus aethiops), colobus (Procolobus badius), and langur (Trachypithecus cristatus); (3) New world monkey: marmoset (Callithrix jacchus), squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus), and night monkey (Aotus trivirgatus); (4) Strepsirrhini: ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta).
Attenborough " Episode producer Fredi Devas also refers to footage of langur monkeys living harmoniously alongside communities in Jodhpur as evidence we can all get along.
A tiger gets ready for a dip, left; Langur monkeys in the park, above, and sunset in the park, top picture
A LANGUR tied to a tree being used for driving away monkeys was rescued from Tivoli Garden Resort Hotel on Thursday leading to the arrest of the trainer.
Apart from that, around 26 different species of animals including elephants, langur, small-clawed otter, tigers and leopards, and 120 species of birds are said to be found here.