The Lion-tailed Macaque; An endangered primate found only in India
The Lion-tailed Macaque Found in the western ghats in Southern India, the lion-tailed macaque is among one of the most threatened primates. Found only in India, the most unique feature of these primates is the Greyish-white mane surrounding their face. The name Lion-tailed comes from a black tuft at the end of their tail which is very similar to that of Lions. They usually live till 20-30 years of age, and feed on insects, seeds, fruits, etc. They are endangered because of their gradually…
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