Thomas's langur

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Thomas's langur[1]
Thomas's langur Presbytis thomasi.jpg
Adult at the Bukit Lawang sanctuary.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Family: Cercopithecidae
Genus: Presbytis
Species: P. thomasi
Binomial name
Presbytis thomasi
(Collett, 1893)
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Thomas's langur range

The Thomas's langur (Presbytis thomasi) is a species of primate in the family Cercopithecidae. It is endemic to North Sumatra, Indonesia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.[2] Its native names are reungkah in Acehnese and kedih in Alas.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Groves, C.P. (2005). Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M., eds. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 172. ISBN 0-801-88221-4. OCLC 62265494. 
  2. ^ a b Supriatna, J. & Mittermeier, R. A. (2008). "Presbytis thomasi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 4 January 2009. 
  3. ^ Biodiversitas Rawa Tripa