Ecology and behavior of the wild proboscis monkey,Nasalis larvatus (Wurmb), in Sabah, Malaysia

  title={Ecology and behavior of the wild proboscis monkey,Nasalis larvatus (Wurmb), in Sabah, Malaysia},
  author={Munemi Kawabe and Tetsuzo Mano},
Proboscis monkeys,Nasalis larvatus (Wurmb), were investigated in the Padas Bay and Kinabatangan River areas, Sabah, from July 1968 to March 1969. The proboscis monkey is a common, widely distributed species of coloboids in Sabah, living in the various vegetations that extend from the coastal swamp to the inland plain. It appears to have a terrestrial tendency, compared with other coloboids, moving around on the ground in the forest and extending its activity, sometimes, to the open land along… Expand

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