Taxonomy & Occurrence
Eastern Assamese Macaque (M. a. assamensis) -- Bhutan, southwestern China, northeastern India, northern Lao PDR, Myanmar, northwestern Thailand, northern Vietnam
Western Assamese Macaque (M. a. pelops) -- Bangladesh, Bhutan, northern India, Nepal
IUCN Conservation Status
Seeing this Species
Phu Khieo Wildlife Sanctuary, Thailand
A group was habituated here at the Huai Mai Sot Yai study site .
Please see the page on the Grey Langur for more information on this sanctuary.
Probability of Success: Perhaps not bad if habituated
Overlapping species: Greater Slow Loris, Northern Pig-tailed Macaque, Rhesus Macaque, Stump-tailed Macaque, Grey Langur, White-handed Gibbon
*Perhaps surprisingly Long-tailed Macaque do not occur here, even though the park is home to the other four of Thailand's five species of macaque .
Macaca assamensis assamensis | Eastern Assamese Macaque | ลิงอ้ายเงี้ยะ
Good spot: Phu Khieo Wildlife Sanctuary, Chaiyaphum Province, Thailand
 Schülke O., Pesek D., Whitman B.J. and Ostner J., 2011. Ecology of Assamese macaques (Macaca assamensis) at Phu Khieo Wildlife Sanctuary, Thailand. Journal of Wildlife in Thailand 18: 1–15.
Page Last Updated: 6 June 2021