1 (also hanuman langur) A pale-colored langur monkey of southern Asia, venerated by Hindus.
- Presbytis entellus, family Cercopithecidae
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- In fact, standing on the top of Jodhpur's Meherangarh Fort watching hanuman langurs playing over the battlements and vultures spiralling on thermals above the blue-washed houses below pretty well sums up the charms of Rajasthan.
- Here we collected fecal samples from troops of toque macaque and hanuman langur when encountered.
- The social system of the hanuman langur varies upon location and can be either unimale or multimale-multifemale.
from Sanskrit hanumant 'large-jawed'.
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