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Trachypithecus pileatus (capped leaf monkey; Capped Langur)

Wikipedia Abstract

The capped langur (Trachypithecus pileatus) is a species of primate in the Cercopithecidae family. It is found in Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, China, India, and Myanmar. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.
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Infraspecies

Trachypithecus pileatus brahma (Buff-bellied Capped Langur)
Trachypithecus pileatus pileatus (Blond-bellied Capped Langur)
Trachypithecus pileatus tenebricus (Tenebrous Capped Langur)

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
0
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
26
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 1.98
EDGE Score: 2.48

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  25.24 lbs (11.45 kg)
Diet [2]  Frugivore, Herbivore
Diet - Fruit [2]  30 %
Diet - Plants [2]  70 %
Forages - Arboreal [2]  100 %
Maximum Longevity [1]  25 years

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Brahmaputra Valley semi-evergreen forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Chin Hills-Arakan Yoma montane forests Myanmar, India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Eastern Himalayan broadleaf forests India, Nepal Indo-Malayan Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Irrawaddy moist deciduous forests Myanmar Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Lower Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests Bangladesh, India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Meghalaya subtropical forests India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Mizoram-Manipur-Kachin rain forests Myanmar, India, Bangladesh Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northeast India-Myanmar pine forests India, Myanmar Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Northern Triangle subtropical forests Myanmar Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northern Triangle temperate forests Myanmar Indo-Malayan Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Nujiang Langcang Gorge alpine conifer and mixed forests China Palearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Sundarbans freshwater swamp forests Bangladesh, India Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Sundarbans mangroves Bangladesh, India Indo-Malayan Mangroves

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Alaungdaw Kathapa National Park II 421336 Myanmar  
Namdapha National Park II   Arunachal Pradesh, India
Tonle Sap Biosphere Reserve VI 688326 Cambodia  

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Himalaya Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan No
Indo-Burma Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam No
Mountains of Southwest China China, Myanmar No

Prey / Diet

Adina cordifolia[3]
Aglaia spectabilis[4]
Albizia lucidior[4]
Alstonia scholaris (Blackboard tree)[4]
Balakata baccata[4]
Bauhinia variegata (butterfly tree)[3]
Bischofia javanica (Javanese bishopwood)[4]
Bombax ceiba (red silk cottontree)[4]
Cassia javanica subsp. nodosa (Pink Shower)[4]
Chukrasia tabularis (bastard cedar)[4]
Cinnamomum glanduliferum (False Camphor Tree)[4]
Dillenia indica (chulta)[4]
Dillenia pentagyna[3]
Elaeocarpus obtusus[4]
Ficus benghalensis (Indian banyan)[4]
Ficus minahassae (clustertree)[4]
Garuga pinnata[3]
Gmelina arborea (gumhar)[4]
Hevea brasiliensis (rubber tree)[3]
Kydia calycina[4]
Lannea coromandelica[3]
Litsea monopetala[4]
Mallotus philippensis (kamala tree)[3]
Mikania micrantha (Bitter Vine)[4]
Mikania scandens (climbing hempweed)[3]
Miliusa velutina[3]
Morus macroura[4]
Neolamarckia cadamba (kadam)[4]
Spatholobus parviflorus (Pilacchi Valli)[3]
Sterculia villosa[4]
Toona ciliata (Australian redcedar)[4]
Wrightia arborea[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acridotheres fuscus (Jungle Myna)1
Acridotheres ginginianus (Bank Myna)1
Acridotheres tristis (Common Myna)2
Anthracoceros coronatus (Malabar Pied Hornbill)2
Axis axis (chital)2
Axis porcinus (hog deer)2
Bos frontalis gaurus (gaur)2
Boselaphus tragocamelus (nilgai)2
Corvus macrorhynchos (Large-billed Crow)1
Corvus splendens (House Crow)1
Cuculus varius (common hawk-cuckoo)1
Cynopterus brachyotis (lesser short-nosed fruit bat)1
Cynopterus sphinx (greater short-nosed fruit bat)2
Dendrocitta formosae (Grey Treepie)1
Dendrocitta vagabunda (Rufous Treepie)1
Dicaeum erythrorhynchos (Pale-billed Flowerpecker)1
Ducula bicolor (Pied Imperial Pigeon)2
Elephas maximus (Asiatic Elephant)1
Eudynamys scolopaceus (Asian Koel)1
Gracupica contra (Pied Myna)1
Hoolock hoolock hoolock (hoolock gibbon)2
Hylobates lar (white-handed gibbon)3
Irena puella (Asian Fairy-bluebird)1
Macaca cyclopis (Taiwan macaque)1
Macaca fascicularis (long-tailed macaque)2
Macaca mulatta (rhesus monkey)2
Macaca nigra (Celebes crested macaque)1
Macaca radiata (bonnet macaque)1
Macaca silenus (liontail macaque)1
Macroglossus minimus (lesser long-tongued fruit bat)1
Megalaima asiatica (Blue-throated Barbet)1
Megalaima haemacephala (Coppersmith Barbet)2
Megalaima zeylanica (Brown-headed Barbet)2
Melursus ursinus (Sloth Bear)2
Monticola solitarius (Blue Rock Thrush)1
Muntiacus muntjak (Indian muntjac)1
Ocyceros birostris (Indian Grey Hornbill)1
Ocyceros griseus (Malabar Grey Hornbill)1
Oriolus chinensis (Black-naped Oriole)1
Oriolus oriolus (Eurasian Golden Oriole)1
Oriolus xanthornus (Black-hooded Oriole)1
Paradoxurus hermaphroditus (Asian Palm Civet)1
Pavo cristatus (Indian Peafowl)1
Penelopides panini (Tarictic Hornbill)1
Platacanthomys lasiurus (Malabar spiny dormouse)1
Pongo pygmaeus (orangutan)2
Psittacula krameri (Rose-ringed Parakeet)2
Psittacula longicauda (Long-tailed Parakeet)1
Ptenochirus jagori (greater musky fruit bat)1
Pteropus alecto (black flying fox)1
Pteropus giganteus (Indian flying fox)3
Pteropus vampyrus (large flying fox)1
Pycnonotus aurigaster (Sooty-headed Bulbul)1
Pycnonotus cafer (Red-vented Bulbul)3
Pycnonotus goiavier (Yellow-vented Bulbul)1
Pycnonotus jocosus (Red-whiskered Bulbul)1
Pygathrix nemaeus (Douc langur)1
Ratufa indica (Indian giant squirrel)1
Rhinoceros unicornis (Indian rhinoceros)3
Rhyticeros subruficollis (Plain-pouched Hornbill)1
Rhyticeros undulatus (Wreathed Hornbill)1
Rousettus leschenaultii (Leschenault's rousette)2
Semnopithecus entellus (Hanuman langur)4
Semnopithecus vetulus (purple-faced leaf monkey)1
Streptopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove)1
Sturnia malabarica (Chestnut-tailed Starling)1
Sturnia pagodarum (Brahminy Starling)1
Sus scrofa (wild boar)2
Treron phoenicopterus (Yellow-footed Green Pigeon)1
Turdoides striata (Bengal jungle babbler)1
Viverricula indica (Small Indian Civet)1
Vulpes bengalensis (Bengal Fox)1

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Sepahijala Zoological Park

Range Map

Southern Asia;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
2Hamish 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
3The Diet of the Capped Langur (Presbytis pileata) in a Moist Deciduous Forest in Bangladesh, Craig B. Stanford, International Journal of Primatology, Vol. 12, No. 3, 1991
4Feeding Ecology of Trachypithecus pileatus in India, G. S. Solanki & Awadhesh Kumar & B. K. Sharma, Int J Primatol (2008) 29:173–182
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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