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Greater Mekong primates struggle to cling on amid persistent threats: Report

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Mongabay (India)

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2022-01-17

When scientists described the Popa langur (Trachypithecus popa) as a species new to science in 2020, it was already staring extinction in the face. Fewer than 260 of the fluffy gray leaf-eating monkeys are estimated to remain across four precariously isolated patches of forest on Myanmar’s central plains, where their survival is threatened by habitat loss and hunting.

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https://news.mongabay.com/2022/01/greater-mekong-primates-struggle-to-cling-on-amid-persistent-threats-report/