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Rhinopithecus brelichi (gray snub-nosed monkey)

Synonyms: Pygathrix brelichi

Wikipedia Abstract

The gray snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus brelichi), also known as Brelich's snub-nosed monkey, Guizhou snub-nosed monkey, and Guizhou golden monkey, is a species of primate in the family Cercopithecidae. It is endemic to China, where it is known as the Guizhou golden hair monkey (黔金丝猴) or gray golden hair monkey (灰金丝猴). It is threatened by habitat loss. Of the three species of snub-nosed monkeys in China, the gray snub-nosed monkey is the most threatened, with a total population of less than 750 in around 20 groups surviving in the wild.
View Wikipedia Record: Rhinopithecus brelichi

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Rhinopithecus brelichi

Attributes

Diet [1]  Frugivore, Granivore, Herbivore
Diet - Fruit [1]  20 %
Diet - Plants [1]  70 %
Diet - Seeds [1]  10 %
Forages - Arboreal [1]  100 %

Distribution

Southern Asia;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Hamish Wilman, Jonathan Belmaker, Jennifer Simpson, Carolina de la Rosa, Marcelo M. Rivadeneira, and Walter Jetz. 2014. EltonTraits 1.0: Species-level foraging attributes of the world's birds and mammals. Ecology 95:2027
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