TITLE

insight

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Current Science;9/23/2011, Vol. 97 Issue 2, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Image
ABSTRACT
A photograph of a Celebes crested macaque, an endangered species of monkey found in Indonesia, is presented.
ACCESSION #
66436939

 

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