Why is the lion-tailed monkey so called?

The magnificent lion-tailed macaque is an old world monkey, named due to its lion-like, long, thin and tufted tail. 

Read more on the characteristics and habitat of Lion-tailed Macaque on the given link.

Further readings-

  1. The Wildlife Protection Act
  2. CITES – Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species

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