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Western Tarsiers | Cephalopachus bancanus

Taxonomy & Occurrence

Cephalopachus bancanus can be found in Brunei, Indonesia (Bangka, Belitung, Karimata, southeastern Sumatra, Serasen in the South Natuna Islands, and Kalimantan Borneo), and Malaysia (Sabah and Sarawak).

IUCN Conservation Status


Four subspecies are currently recognised:

C. b. bancanus | Western Tarsier

C. b. saltator | Belitung Island Tarsier

C. b. borneanus  | Bornean Tarsier

C. b. natunensis | Natuna Islands Tarsier

Photo references


C. b. borneanus



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